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Featuring:

Sibylla Brodzinsky

Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives of Colombians Displaced by Violence
Photo of Sibylla  Brodzinsky

Sibylla Brodzinsky, co-editor with Max Schoening of Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives of Colombians Displaced by Violence, is a Bogota-based journalist who has covered Latin America for more than two decades.

Genre:Non-Fiction

Jacqueline Maria Hagan

Migration Miracle: Faith, Hope, and Meaning on the Undocumented Journey

Jacqueline Hagan, author of Migration Miracle: Faith, Hope, and Meaning on the Undocumented Journey, is the Robert G. Parr Distinguished Term Professor in Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Genre:Non-Fiction

Harriet Kuhr

(Moderator)

Harriet Kuhr is the Executive Director of the International Rescue Committee in Charlottesville. Prior to that, she was the Manager of Resettlement Services with the IRC in Atlanta. A graduate of the University of Virginia, she has spent more than 20 years working in the field of international cultural exchange.

Genre:Non-Fiction

Max Schoening

Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives from Colombians Displaced by Violence

Max Schoening, author of Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives from Colombians Displaced by Violence, is a researcher in the Americas division of Human Rights Watch. He has also contributed research to Violentology, a photography book by Stephen Ferry.

Genre:Non-Fiction

Gabriele Stabile

Refugee Hotel
Photo of Gabriele  Stabile

Gabriele Stabile, author of Refugee Hotel, is an Italian photographer based in New York City. His photography has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.

Genre:Non-Fiction