299: Talk NYC with author and native New Yorker Linda Mannheim

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ITEM: A conversation about New York and a signed copy of Above Sugar Hill

DETAILS: Linda Mannheim will talk to you about New York over a coffee in London or by Skype if you’re somewhere else.  Do you want to plan a trip to Manhattan?  Do you want to talk about housing and politics in the South Bronx?  All New York-related topics are up for discussion.

BIO:  Linda Mannheim’s most recent book is Above Sugar Hill (Influx Press), stories of a one-time New York City landmark that became known for its high homicide rate and heroin trade.  Above Sugar Hill was longlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize and was a #readwomen pick of the year.  Linda’s novel Risk (Penguin SA), set in South Africa during the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Hearings, was shortlisted by journalist Jenny Crwys Williams for Book of the Year. Born in the United States, Linda spent the first seventeen years of her life in New York. She lives in London.

WHO CAN BID: Worldwide.

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