WRITING EVENTS 

JACOB JULIEN VISITING WRITER

WEDNESDAY, October 17, 2018 | RUSSELL HOUSE | 6:00 P.M.

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ACHY OBEJAS is the author of the critically acclaimed novels RuinsDays of Awe, and three other books of fiction. She edited and translated (into English) the anthology Havana Noir, and has since translated Junot Díaz, Rita Indiana, Wendy Guerra, and many others. In 2014, she was awarded a USA Ford Fellowship for her writing and translation. She currently serves as the Director of the MFA in Translation program at Mills College in Oakland, California.