Marcello Di Cintio’s book, Pay No Heed to the Rockets: Palestine in the Present Tense, reveals life in contemporary Palestine as seen through the lens of Palestine’s literary community. Part travelogue and part journey through literature and history, Pay No Heed to the Rockets offers a glimpse of Palestinian life rarely seen on the news.
Marcello Di Cintio is the author of four books, including the critically acclaimed Walls: Travels Along the Barricades, winner of the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing. Di Cintio’s writing has been published in The Walrus, Canadian Geographic, The International New York Times, The Globe & Mail, and Afar. He lives in Calgary.
Join Di Cintio for a lunch hour reading and discussion.
Wednesday, June 19 | Noon – 1pm
Library Meeting Room