East Bay Events

ANTHONY MARRA at Books Inc Berkeley

Stegner Fellow Anthony Marra will discuss his brilliant debut novel, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, set in a rural village in December 2004 Chechnya, a failed doctor harbors the traumatized 8-year-old daughter of a father abducted by Russian forces and treats a series of wounded rebels and refugees while exploring the shared past that binds him to the child.