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CANCELED – Book Reading: Svetlana Alexievich

April 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Book Cover: Unwomanly Face of WarSvetlana Alexievich’s The Unwomanly Face of War

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
7:30-9:00 PM
Central Library, 201 W Mifflin St.
Meeting Room 302

A dramatic reading from The Unwomanly Face of War: An Oral History of Women in World War II by Svetlana Alexievich, winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize.

A production of Fermat’s Last Theater Company – co-sponsored by the UW-Madison Department of History and the Madison Public Library.

Following the reading, UW professors Francine Hirsch and Mary Lou Roberts will speak and answer questions. Please join us!

Free admission and free Russian snacks, tea and coffee.

Funding for this event provided by: Beyond the Page, Madison Community Foundation, and National Endowment for the Humanities



April 29
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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201 W Mifflin St
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