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Christina Nichol

PENELOPE BASS
7:30 pm, Monday August 25 | Free
Powell's on Hawthorne
3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
 
Split between post-soviet Georgia and liberal San Francisco, Christina Nichol's debut novel Waiting for the Electricity finds maritime lawyer Slims Achmed Makashvili trying to escape what he sees as a grim existence in his home country through an internship program in America. But life in the US is not what Slims expected it to be in Nichol's imaginative satire.

Where: Powell's on Hawthorne
Phone: (800) 878-7323
Address: 3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

 
 
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