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Nayomi Munaweera: Reading and Q&A

A South Asia Without Borders Initiative.

Apr 24, 2018
from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM

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Nayomi Munaweera’s debut Novel, Island of a Thousand Mirrors, won the commonwealth prize for Asia.

It was long listed for the Dublin IMPAC Prize and The Man Asia Prize.  The novel was also short listed for

The Northern California book prize and the DSC prize for South Asian literature.  Her second novel,

What Lies Between Us, was hailed as one of the most exciting literary releases of 2016 from venues

from Buzzfeed to Elle magazine.  More at www.nayomimunaweera.com 


Sponsored by: UC Davis Middle East/South Asia Studies, The office of Global Affairs, Dean’s office College of Letters and Science,

The Davis Humanities Institute, Creative Writing, Asian American Studies, Cultural Studies, The Asian American Cultural

Politics Research Group, Comparative Literature, Religious Studies, Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, and

The Institute for Social Sciences.