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"Many people need desperately to receive this message: 'I feel and think much as you do, care about many of the things you care about, although most people do not care about them. You are not alone.'" Kurt Vonnegut

lisa FILMS (hollis movie club)
films (Asian Representation)

I'm allowing books written in exile. Some of these would have been hard, if not impossible, to find in translation otherwise. Noted with an asterisk

  • Afghanistan: The Patience Stone, Atiq Rahimi*
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Burundi, A Small Country, Gael Faye*
  • England, GHost Wall, Sarah Moss
  • Ireland, Normal People, Sally Rooney
  • Japan, The Emissary, Yoko Tawada
  • Morocco, The Perfect Nanny, Leila Slimani
  • New Zealand, The Things She's Seen, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Ezekiel Kwaymullina
  • Nigeria, My Sister the Serial Killer, Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Vietnam, Inside Out & Back Again, Thanhha Lai
nov 23 2018 ∞
oct 9 2019 +