Above: Graphic flyer for "An Evening with the Women of the Odyssey," presenting Laurel Corona's novel, "Penelope's Daughter."
An Evening with the Women of the Odyssey, a program of drama and dance in the celebration of the publication of "Penelope's Daughter."
San Diego Community College District Chancellor, Constance Carroll, San Diego City College dance and drama faculty & students, and humanities professor Laurel Corona will kick off the San Diego City College International Book Fair with a celebration of the publication by Penguin/Berkley Books of Corona's second novel, "Penelope's Daughter".
Dr. Carroll, a classics scholar, explains the facts and legends behind Homer's epic; students dramatize scenes from the book; and Corona, who won the 2009 Theodore H. Geisel Award for Book of the Year at the San Diego Book Awards, discusses and reads from the novel. The event concludes with a concert of Greek music.
Location: San Diego City College Google Map
Date & Time: September 24, 7 p.m.