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Author Talk: Ellen Meeropol Reads from Her Latest Novel, Kinship of Clover

Talking Truth: Finding Your Voice around the Climate Crisis

TT Ellen Meeropol

Thursday, 9/28, 7-9 p.m.

Science and Engineering Library, Lederle Lowrise

As part of the UMass Amherst project, "Talking Truth: Finding Your Voice around the Climate Crisis"


Local author Ellen Meeropol G'89 graduated from the Nursing program at UMass Amherst. With deep activist roots, she draws from her twin passions of medicine and social justice in this novel. Her characters come to life at the intersection of political turmoil, ethical dilemmas, and family life. Meeropol is the author of two other novels, On Hurricane Island (2015) and House Arrest (2011). On Hurricane Island was named a Massachusetts Must-Read Book for 2016 by the Massachusetts Center for the Book. Copies of Kinship of Clover will be available for sale and signing.