On Thursday, October 10, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. in Fahy Hall 236, writer Maria Kuznetsova will present her debut novel, Oksana, Behave! In this irreverent exploration of immigrant adolescence Kuznetsova embarks on a no holds barred examination of one young woman's search for home.
Praise for Oksana, Behave!:
"An 'irresistible' debut about a Russian American girl's bumpy path to adulthood." — Anthony Marra
"The voice is so, so sharp and so funny that I am just like tickled—tickled!—to be reading it." — Emma Straub, The Wall Street Journal
"Tragicomic and bittersweet . . . an immigrant's coming-of-age tale done with brio." — Kirkus Reviews
The reading will be followed by Q&A and book signing. Refreshments will be served.