MIT Reads community discussion: "A Cup of Water Under My Bed" by Daisy Hernández

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Building W31, W31-110 (SPXCE Intercultural Center)
120 MASSACHUSETTS AVE, Cambridge, MA 02139

In her coming-of-age memoir, Hernández reflects on her struggle to make sense of the competing expectations of her family, her community, and her own personal desires. Tackling issues of race, class, feminism, and queer sexuality, Hernández examines how the experiences of her past informed her ability to create a new kind of life for herself, without having to abandon the people and the places that shaped her.

Snacks will be provided.

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https://libraries.mit.edu/mit-reads/

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#mitreads

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