Join us virtually for a conversation with renowned writer Susan Muaddi as she discusses her award-winning short stories and books and her journey as a writer.

Susan Muaddi Darraj is a Palestinian American writer. Her short story collection, A Curious Land: Stories from Home, was named the winner of the AWP Grace Paley Prize for Short Fiction, judged by Jaime Manrique.

It also won the 2016 Arab American Book Award, a 2016 American Book Award, and was shortlisted for a Palestine Book Award. Her previous short collection, The Inheritance of Exile, was published in 2007 by University of Notre Dame Press. In January 2020, Capstone Books launched her debut children’s chapter book series, Farah Rocks, about a smart, brave Palestinian American girl named Farah Hajjar.

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