Meet Summer 2018 Preview Speaker Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar, Author of The Map of Salt and Stars

Debut author Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar talks about her novel The Map of Salt and Stars, the story of a young girl and her family seeking safety as they escape war-torn Syria, and a medieval adventurer apprenticed to a legendary mapmaker, journeying across the same route 800 years apart. "Joukhadar plunges the Western reader full force into the refugee world with sensual imagery.” - Kirkus, starred review. For more on author Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar visit