Published August 24, 2020

In this webinar, recorded September 3, 2020, Micheline Aharonian Marcom discusses her latest novel, The New American, which recounts the epic journey of a young Guatemalan-American college student, a “dreamer,” who gets deported and decides to make his way back home to California; with Catalina Esguerra. “[A] harrowing, heartbreaking story…Marcom’s plotting and pacing are well honed, and her prose is often revelatory… a gripping novel.”—Kirkus

This webinar is part of our Virginia Festival of the Book’s “Shelf Life” series. Sign up for the Virginia Festival of the Book’s e-newsletter to learn about future discussions as they are announced.

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