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Thursday, October 10 • 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Between Convention and Freedom

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Bella Pollen’s memoir Meet Me in the In-Between begins with Pollen’s decision to examine her past in a desire to move forward. It chronicles a journey through her transatlantic upbringing in both Upper Manhattan and London, her early marriage to the son of a mafia member, and a friendship with a band of smugglers in Mexico. Described as “frequently disturbing, often very funny” and “unforgettable” by The Daily Telegraph, Pollen’s memoir is a captivating mix of both humor and pain as it reimagines what life is like when torn between family and freedom, and convention and adventure. Sponsored by the Creative Writing program.

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Bella Pollen

Raised in New York and London, Bella Pollen is a writer and journalist who has contributed to a wide variety of publications on both side of the Atlantic from Vogue to The Financial Times and the Economist.Founder of design company Arabella Pollen ltd. at the age of 19, Pollen was... Read More →

Thursday October 10, 2019 6:00pm - 7:15pm EDT
Fenwick Library Reading Room, 2nd Floor Room 2001