Book Release: Yuri Herrera

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Maple Street Book Shop
7529 Maple Street
New Orleans LA 70118
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Novelist Yuri Herrera gives a reading of his newly translated book.

Writer Yuri Herrera. Photo via [_The Nation_](

Writer Yuri Herrera. Photo via The Nation.

Maple Street Book Shop celebrates the release of author Yuri Herrera’s recently translated book, The Transmigration of Bodies, with a reading (in English and Spanish) and a book-signing. Herrera’s book is a dystopian reaction to the violent crimes across Mexico in recent years. Herrera currently teaches at Tulane University.

This event is free and open to the public. More information is available on the store’s website.