Imbolo Mbue will deliver a lecture on her writing and the themes in BEHOLD THE DREAMERS, followed by an onstage interview, at the 50th Northeast Modern Language Association Annual Convention.
Rutgers University--Dr. Jewel Plummer Cobb S.T.E.A.M. Women’s Empowerment Conference 2019 (Piscataway, NJ)
Imbolo Mbue will deliver a keynote address at the Dr Jewel Plummer Cobb S.T.E.A.M Women’s Empowerment Conference, an event which serves as an impactful and motivational forum where individuals will be inspired to take personal responsibility in owning and embracing their story and identity.
Imbolo Mbue will deliver a lecture at Princeton University and be in conversation with Tracy K. Smith as part of the yearlong Mellon-Sawyer Seminar on Global Migration.
Imbolo Mbue will deliver the keynote address at the Northcoast Writers’ Showcase, presented by the Lake-Geauga League of Libraries, a free and accessible event for local communities to celebrate and participate in literary culture, dialogue, and learning.
Imbolo Mbue will attend the opening night of the stage production of BEHOLD THE DREAMERS at Book It Repertory Theater in Seattle, Washington.
Imbolo Mbue will speak at SUNY SCCC on BEHOLD THE DREAMERS, literacy, and current immigration issues.
Imbolo Mbue will be speaking and answering questions about BEHOLD THE DREAMERS at the Detroit Public Library.
Imbolo Mbue will speak to incoming students at Nassau Community College about their 2018 Common Read, BEHOLD THE DREAMERS.
Imbolo Mbue will speak to first generation college attendees of color and other Northeastern University students.
Imbolo Mbue will be doing a reading at Rutgers University, Newark campus, at the Express Newark building.
Imbolo Mbue will be speaking and answering questions at the conclusion of the church's series on BEHOLD THE DREAMERS. Event is open to the public.
Imbolo Mbue will be deliver a lecture at Cornell University's Dyson School and interact with students doing a case study on BEHOLD THE DREAMERS.
Imbolo Mbue will deliver the freshman convocation address at Pace University where BEHOLD THE DREAMERS is the 2018 Common Read. She will also do a reading in the evening.
Imbolo Mbue will be in Lansing, Michigan to discuss BEHOLD THE DREAMERS, which has been selected as the Capital Area Reads.
(Please note: This event will be held at the Lansing Center. It is free and open to the public but registration is required.)
Imbolo Mbue will participate in a panel of authors whose books have been named as finalists for One Book One New York.
Grab a friend (or your book club!) and join Random House Reader’s Circle Live! for the opportunity to meet with other book lovers to discuss Imbolo Mbue’s PEN/Faulkner Award-winning novel, BEHOLD THE DREAMERS, at our flagship office in New York City on
Tuesday, October 17 from 6:00PM-8:00PM
Like every great book club gathering, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served as guests break out into small groups for discussions led by Random House staff. After the conversation, Imbolo will join the group to share her thoughts on the novel, the American Dream, and how the immigrant experience has played a role in her writing life.
The $35 ticket price includes a trade paperback copy of BEHOLD THE DREAMERS. The book will be delivered to your door prior to the event.
Random House Reader’s Circle Live! Series is a chance for readers to come together to discuss a novel provided by Random House. These lively literary gatherings offer guests exclusive access to a deeper conversation with fellow readers, as well as the chance to meet the author for more insight into their stories.
Imbolo Mbue will be one of the writers reading during the Celebration.
The PEN/Faulkner Celebration is a fundraising event for continuing the work and mission of PEN/Faulkner—not only in supporting the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, but, critically, in support of its growing work bringing books and their authors to public school classrooms in Washington, DC and Baltimore, Maryland, through PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools. The evening brings the world of PEN/Faulkner into a larger Washington audience. Every year, the Celebration (formerly Gala) unites a diverse and interesting audience, from the worlds of media, business and politics, to hear the voices of writers. Every year many say it was “the favorite night of the year, an evening that stands apart from all others”. Ideas are sparked, conversations started, all on the strength of words. It also happens to be a really fun night.
Imbolo Mbue will be speaking to students and the general public at American University on October 11th, 2017. The public event and book signing will be at 7:30PM.
Imbolo Mbue will be at Louisiana Literature in Copenhagen, Denmark, from August 24-27, 2017.