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Daniel Alarcón

Presented by City of Asylum at City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, Pittsburgh PA

Feb 08 2018
Daniel Alarcón

Join us for a reading of The King is Always Above the People with Daniel Alarcón as part of our International Fiction Series.

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction, The King is Always Above the People is an unforgettable collection of stories from Daniel Alarcón, one of the New Yorker’s 20 best writers under 40, and one of the best storytellers of our time. Migration. Betrayal. Family secrets. Doomed love. Uncertain futures. In Daniel Alarcón’s hands, these are transformed into deeply human stories with high stakes. In ‘The Thousands’, people are on the move and forging new paths; hope and

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FREE (Registration Required)

Contact: 412-435-1110


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City of Asylum @ Alphabet City

40 W. North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA


Safe and convenient parking for City of Asylum @ Alphabet City (40 W. North Avenue) is available at the Federal North Garage (1231 Federal Street) located on Federal Street behind the Masonic Building.


    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access