Priscila Uppal is an acclaimed author, playwright and professor at York University. Projection: Encounters With My Runaway Mother was nominated for both the Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction and the Hilary Weston Prize for Non-Fiction in 2013. Projection relates the remarkable story of Uppal’s search for her mother who fled to Brazil and abandoned Priscila, her brother and quadriplegic father when she was just a child. Priscila will tell us more about her fascinating life, incredible journey and writing process.
Thursday, March 12 from 7:00 – 8:30pm
Central Branch Auditorium
Tickets available at all branches starting February 9, 2015.