A reading conference with author Madhushree Ghosh will be held virtually on June 30

A discussion of Khabaar, a culinary memoir and personal narrative that weaves South Asian food’s global journeys through immigration, migration and engagement, will be held virtually with author Madhushree Ghosh at 2 p.m. on the 30th June. The discussion is co-sponsored by Page Turners of Del Mar Community Connections and the Book Talk groups of the Del Mar Library. Ghosh, a San Diego County resident, will guest star and discuss her new book. Lisa Fugard, notable New York Times author, will moderate the discussion.

The cover of “Khabaar: An Immigration Journey of Food, Memory and Family”

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Registration is mandatory. Those interested in participating will find the registration link at dmcc.cc/calendar, or they can call the DMCC office at (858) 792-7565 for assistance.

Ghosh’s work focuses on food, immigrant journeys, social justice in particular, women of color in science. Gosh’s work was nominated by Pushcart and was the 2020 Notable Mention in America’s Best Essays in Food Writing. She has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Longreads, Catapult, Guernica, BOMB Magazine, Panorama, The Rumpus, DAME, Hippocampus and others. Gosh holds a PhD in Biochemistry and actively mentors emerging female leaders in science and works in global oncology diagnostics.

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