Tate Student Center, Room 141

Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa will discuss her creative process and debut novel, "Daughters of the Stone." The novel chronicles the lives of five generations of Afro-Puerto Rican women on the island and the mainland.

Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, author and finalist of the PEN/Robert Bingham Fellowship for Writers, will discuss her creative process, the importance of stories and her debut novel's representation of five generations of Afro-Puerto Rican women and their historical, cultural and magical journeys of survival, resistance and celebration.  

Sponsored by the Franklin College Office of Inclusion and Diversity Leadership, the Department of Romance Languages and the Institute for African American Studies.