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November 2019

How Fires End by Marco Rafalà in conversation with Oliva Kate Cerrone

November 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm PST
I AM BOOKS, 189 North St
Boston, MA 02113 United States
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Set in post-World War II Sicily and mid-eighties America, HOW FIRES END chronicles the long legacy of a single act of violence, illustrating along the way the complicated dynamics of familial bonds, the devastating effects of war upon childhoods, and the inextricable nature of personal and political identities. In a sweeping narrative that contains multiple perspectives and grand themes—revenge, love, forgiveness—the novel not only offers a striking portrait of a single family, but also interrogates traditional and troubling definitions of…

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