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Ten Evenings with Ayad Akhtar, Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures
Author Ayad Akhtar on left, cover of Homeland Elegies on right.
Ten Evenings Lecture with Ayad Akhtar, author of Homeland Elegies
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Disgraced, comes Homeland Elegies blending fact and fiction to tell the story of longing and dispossession in the world that 9/11 made—of an immigrant father, an American son, and the country they both call home.
A deeply personal work about identity and belonging in a nation coming apart at the seams, Homeland Elegies is part family drama, part social essay, part picaresque novel. Akhtar forges a new narrative voice to capture a country in which debtView more
The live lecture will be held at the Carnegie Music Hall on Monday, February 21, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. ET. Seats for this event start at $15. For those unable to attend in person, a livestreamed option is also available. Both virtual passes and tickets to the lecture can be purchased at https://pittsburghlectures.org/lectures/ayad-akhtar/
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