Author Visit – Marina Nemat

Thursday April 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm in the Zima room.

Marina Nemat is the bestselling author of  Prisoner of Tehran and After Tehran. Marina was born in Tehran, Iran. After the Islamic Revolution of 1979, she was arrested at the age of sixteen and spent more than two years in Evin, a political prison in Tehran, where she was tortured and came very close to execution. She came to Canada in 1991 to build a new life.


$5.00 tickets include refreshments and a chance to win a signed copy of After Tehran.

Q & A and signing to follow.

Tickets will be available at Borrower Services starting March 20.

Generously sponsored by the BWG Friends of theLibrary