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Iraqi Refugee and Poet to Speak at Jackson Library

December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library, 2 Jackson Drive, will host author, poet and Iraqi refugee Faleeha Hassan at 2 p.m. Saturday Dec. 2.

Hassan, known as Maya Angelou of Iraq has published 17 books, several plays, novels and many short stories. Her work has been translated into 14 languages.

Faleeha will share her poetry and her story of escaping Iraq with her two children, after her name was put on a hit-list by local militants. A question and answer period and a book signing will follow her program.

This program is free and registration is required. For information or to register call 732-928-4400 or visit the library’s website at theoceancountylibrary.org 

Details

Date:
December 2
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Ocean County Library
Phone:
609-693-8566
Website:
www.theoceancountylirary.org

Venue

Ocean County Library Jackson Branch
2 Jackson Drive
Jackson, NJ 08527 United States
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Phone:
732-928-4400
Website:
theoceancountylibrary.org/Branches/JA/ja.htm

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