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Young and Restless: Samira Ahmed, Internment and Jasmine Warga, Other Words from Home in conversation with Rachel Strolle

June 9, 2019 from 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Samira Ahmed is the New York Times bestselling author of Love, Hate, & Other Filters and Internment. She was born in Bombay, India, and lived in New York, Chicago, and Kauai, where she spent a year searching for the perfect mango. Find her on Twitter and Instagram @sam_aye_ahm.


Jasmine Warga is the internationally bestselling author of My Heart and Other Black Holes and Here We Are Now. Her books have been published in over twenty-five countries and optioned for film. Her debut middle grade novel, Other Words For Home, will be published in Spring 2019.



Rachel Strolle is a teen librarian and former bookseller in the Chicago suburbs. She also runs recitrachel.com, a blog dedicated to breaking TBR lists and promoting under-appreciated YA, Adult, and Middle Grade books.


June 9, 2019
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Harold Washington Library Center: Video/Theatre Room
400 South State Street
Chicago, IL
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