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Author of The Yellow Birds

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Apr
7
A Conversation About War with Elliot Ackerman and Kevin Powers
The Fountain Bookstore, Inc., Tuesday, April 7 at 6:30pm
This will be a not-to-be-missed, one-of-a-kind event. It will be one of the most important events we do this year.

The discussion will be moderated by the owner of Fountain Bookstore, Kelly Justice.

Elliot Ackerman served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan and is the recipient of the Silver Star, the Bronze Star for Valor, and the Purple Heart. A former White House Fellow, his essays and fiction have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The New Republic, and Ecotone, among others. He currently lives in Istanbul with his wife and two children, and writes on the Syrian Civil War.

Kevin Powers was born and raised in Richmond, VA. In 2004 and 2005 he served with the U.S. Army in Mosul and Tal Afar, Iraq. He studied English at Virginia Commonwealth University after his honorable discharge and received an M.F.A. in Poetry from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin in 2012.

Location: Street: 1312 E. Cary St. City: Richmond, Province: Virginia Postal Code: 23219-4118 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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