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Visiting Author Lorene Cary Presents Ladysitting: My Year with Nana at the End of Her Century

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Various Campuses

Miami Dade College, Miami, United States

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Lorene Cary is the author of the memoir Black Ice, three novels, a book for young readers, and a play, My General Tubman. Her one-act opera and memoir, Ladysitting, explores the author’s relationship and time spent with her grandmother Nana, a fierce and independent woman who managed a business until she was 100, and the stories of five generations of their African American family.


Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Sunday, March 22, 2020


Various Campuses
Miami Dade College, Miami, United States


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