Confronting the Social Issues of 2017

Confronting the Social Issues of 2017

Jun 03, 2017, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

Downtown Stage

Language:
English

Gun violence. Urban decay in post-industrial cities. The modern portrayal of women.  Social issues come in many forms, and this panel of distinguished authors confronts the many problems we face today across the country and the world.  Join Marieke Nijkamp, Barry Lyga, and Seph Lawless as they discuss how their new books tackle these difficult matters.

Contributors

  • Marieke Nijkamp

    Speaker

  • Barry Lyga

    Speaker

    Barry Lyga is the author of several acclaimed young adult novels, including Bang, the New York Times bestselling novel I Hunt Killers, and his debut,...

  • Seph Lawless

    Speaker

    Seph Lawless is best known for documenting the most abandoned parts of the United States for the last decade. The books foreword is written by BBC...

Categories

  1. Category
    Non-Fiction
  2. Type of Event
    Panels
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