Zakiya Dalila Harris: The Other Black Girl (IN-PERSON)

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Friends of the Ferguson Library, Darien Library, and Barrett Bookstore present, Zakiya Dalila Harris, author of The Other Black Girl.

The registration for the in person event is now full, but you can join the waitlist for An Evening with Author, Zakiya Dalila Harris or attend the virtual event.

About The Other Black Girl

Get Out meets The Devil Wears Prada in this electric debut about the tension that unfurls when two young Black women meet against the starkly white backdrop of New York City book publishing. The Other Black Girl is a whip-smart, dynamic thriller and sly social commentary that is perfect for anyone who has ever felt manipulated, threatened, or overlooked in the workplace. The book will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very last twist.

About the Author

Zakiya Dalila Harris spent nearly three years in editorial at Knopf/Doubleday before leaving to write her debut novel, The Other Black Girl. Prior to working in publishing, Zakiya received her MFA in creative writing from The New School. Her essays and book reviews have appeared in CosmopolitanGuernica, and The Rumpus.

About the Program

The program will include a Q & A with the author. Book sale run by Barrett Bookstore and signing to follow the presentation.

This event will take place at the Ferguson Library, DiMattia Building. This program will also be available as a webinar on Zoom.

Registration Information

Registration required. Please note, seating is limited. *This program will also be available as a webinar on Zoom. Join the Zoom webinar at the scheduled time.

The Other Black Girl: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982160135
Published: Atria Books - June 1st, 2021

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