Elliot Bay Book Company, Jan 12th, Saturday, 3:00 PM – 3:15 PM PST

Celebrating Meena Alexander: A MEMORIAL WITH NALINI IYER

This memorial commemorates the life and writing of Meena Alexander, one of the most significant South Asian American writers who passed away following a long illness on November 21, 2018

Speaker: Nalini Iyer is Professor of English at Seattle University where she teaches postcolonial literatures. She has co-edited/co-authored Other Tongues: Rethinking the Language Debates in India (2009); Roots and Reflections (2013); and Revisiting India’s Partition (2016). She was recently appointed Editor of South Asian Review.