Thursday, February 15
7:00pm – 8:30pm
The rising literary star and MacDowell Fellow will visit in support of his searing debut novel, Sadness Is a White Bird.
Moriel Rothman-Zecher is an American-Israeli writer, poet, and novelist. Born in Jerusalem and raised in Ohio, Rothman-Zecher returned to his birthplace in 2011 and has been involved with several groups working to end the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian Territories. From this experience comes his debut novel, Sadness Is a White Bird, which follows a young man preparing to serve in the Israeli army. The book received advance praise from renowned authors Geraldine Brooks and Michael Chabon and earned a starred review from Kirkus, which called it “a passionate, poetic coming-of-age story.”
Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac’s Backs – Books on Coventry.
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