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Events Thu Sep 01 2011

Amina Gautier Discusses At-Risk @ Women & Children First

On Sept. 22, local author and Flannery O'Connor Short Fiction Award winner Amina Gautier will be at Women & Children First, discussing and signing At-Risk, her novel about African-American youth in Brooklyn and the not-so-stereotypical situations and choices they face. 5233 N. Clark St., 7:30pm.

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