Join us for the ASA Member exclusive event Meet the Author: 2020 Aidoo-Snyder Prize Winner Jumoke Verissimo on Thursday, April 29, 12:00pm EDT/UTC-4 co-sponsored by the ASA Women’s Caucus. We will be joined by Jumoke Verissimo (University of Alberta), author of A Small Silence (Cassava Republic, 2019) and host Dr. Joya Uraizee, Chair of the 2020 Book Prize Committee, Associate Chair of the Department of English; Associate Professor at St. Louis University. A Small Silence explores the brutal treatment of Nigerian prisoners and the long drawn out and debilitating trauma that incarceration produces. Learn more about this incredible Emerging Scholar author and A Small Silence prior to our event.

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