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Subject :

San Leandro Library Celebrates Indo-American Heritage Month with Guest Author Jaya Padmanabhan
Contact : Armando Rivera    510-577-3978

SAN LEANDRO, CA: The San Leandro Public Library invites the community to celebrate Indo-American Heritage Month with Guest Author Jaya Padmanabhan on Saturday, August 10, 2019. The presentation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Main Library located at 300 Estudillo Avenue.

WHAT:          Presentation by Guest Author Jaya Padmanabhan

WHEN:          Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

WHERE:       San Leandro Main Library, 300 Estudillo Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577

Jaya Padmanabhan is the author of “Transactions of Belonging,” a collection of short stories published in 2014. She has won 13 awards for her editorials and essays, 5 awards for fiction, and a number of grants and fellowships for feature reporting.

Padmanabhan is a journalist, essayist, and fiction writer. She writes an immigration column for the San Francisco Examiner and her bylines can be found in The Bold Italic, Elemental, The Hindu, KQED, and India Currents. She will be discussing her journalistic works, essays, and literature at this event.

For more information, please call the Library Information Desk at 510-577-3971.

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