Contemporary Writers Series
October 22, 2013
(c) Emma Ruby-Sachs
Emma Ruby-Sachs' first novel, The Water Man's Daughter, a literary mystery set in post-apartheid South Africa, was released in June 2012. She has also written for The Huffington Post, the Guardian, and the Nation. A lawyer as well as writer, she is currently a campaign director at Avaaz.org, a global advocacy organization, and lives in Chicago.
Introduced by Perla Melendez, Book Art and Creative Writing (poetry) MFA '15
Videographer: Andrew Kenower