Leah Harper Bowron
What: Leah Harper Bowron will discuss and sign her novel COLORBLIND.
When: Saturday, July 22, 1:00 pm
Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079
Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Leah Harper Bowron for book personalization, please purchase COLORBLIND from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can be picked up at the event.
About the Author:
Leah Harper Bowron is a lawyer and James Joyce scholar. Her article "Coming of Age in Alabama: Ex parte Devine Abolishes the Tender Years Presumption" was published in the Alabama Law Review. She recently lectured on Joyce's novel Ulysses at the University of London and the Universite de Reims. She lives in Texas and has a daughter named Sarah and a cat named Jamie.
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The time is 1968. The place is Montgomery, Alabama. The story is one of resilience in the face of discrimination and bullying. Using the racially charged word "Negro," two Caucasian boys repeatedly bully Miss Annie Loomis--the first African-American teacher at the all-white Wyatt Elementary School.