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The Sandinistas, A Feminist Lens: A Reading and Discussion with Margaret Randall

cover of book I Never Left Home by Margaret Randall
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Friday, October 23, 2020
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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Margaret Randall

Margaret Randall is a feminist poet, memoirist, translator, photographer, and social activist. She is the author and translator of more than 150 books, including her most recent, an autobiography, I Never Left Home: Poet, Feminist, Revolutionary (Duke University Press, 2020).
Randall lived in Nicaragua for the first four years of the Sandinista project (1980-1984). Among numerous honors, in 1990 she was awarded the Lillian Hellman and Dashiell Hammett grant for writers victimized by political repression and in 2004 was the first recipient of PEN New Mexico's Dorothy Doyle Lifetime
Achievement Award for Writing and Human Rights Activism.