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What a War Correspondent Knows About Migration (not hosted by GlobalPDX)

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Journalist and author Omar El Akkad speaks about writers and how they portray the global refugee crisis, either as observers or as migrants themselves. As a reporter, El Akkad has covered the war in Afghanistan, Egypt’s Arab Spring and the Black Lives Matter movement. His first novel is the acclaimed American War.

 

**Not hosted by GlobalPDX.

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Organizer

Multnomah County Library
Website:
https://multcolib.org/everybody-reads

Venue

Central Library, US Bank Room
801 SW 10th Street
Portland, OR
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