Mitali Perkins at the Dublin Library
Towne Center Books will have books for sale at Mitali Perkins' presentation at the Dublin Library in the Bennett Room.
Join us on Saturday, March 10th at 1:30 PM!
Using a personal, humorous slide show, Mitali shares candidly about her experience growing up and writing between cultures. Mitali introduces some of the richness of Bengali culture throughout the talk. Audience participation is highly encouraged!
Mitali Perkins has written ten novels for young readers, including You Bring the Distant Near, Rickshaw Girl, Bamboo People, and Tiger Boy. Mitali was born in Kolkata, India before immigrating to the United States. She has lived in Bangladesh, India, England, Thailand, Mexico, Cameroon, and Ghana, studied at Stanford and U.C. Berkeley, and currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.