November 24 | 07:00PM - 07:30PM
Rabih Alameddine is the author of I, the Divine (W.W. Norton), The Hakawati (A.A. Knopf), Koolaids, The Perv, An Unnecessary Woman, and The Angel of History (all Grove Atlantic). An Unnecessary Woman was a finalist for the National Book Award 2014 and the winner of the prestigious Prix Femina étranger, and The Angel of History won the Lambda Literary Award. Alameddine is the winner of the 2019 Dos Passos Prize. His next novel, The Wrong End of the Telescope, will be published by Grove in Fall 2021.
Rabih reads from his essay, Comforting Myths; Notes from a Purveyor. The essay was originally published in Harper’s in June 2018.
Visuals by Barakunan, sound by Jad Atoui.