March 3, 2022 12-1pm in person at 2043 Lincoln Hall & virtual via Zoom. Zoom registration is at
https://go.illinois.edu/AccadTalk Masks are required for in-person attendance. Dr. Evelyne Accad
will talk about her book, House of Tenderness, a collection of five short stories recounting various
forms of violence experienced by women in Lebanon. The stories center on the role of tenderness,
as a guide to understanding and reconstructing the inner house of the self.