Thursday, Oct 22, 6 PM

Karin Cecile Davidson in conversation with Morgan Babst – Sybelia Drive

Garden District Book Shop
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2727 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA

Join us with Karin Cecile Davidson in conversation with Morgan Babst discussing Davidson's book, Sybelia Drive. This event is free, however an RSVP is required. RSVP Here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0tc-2uqTgpHtLxNoEOh-YesnckGvyisC-N In the small lake town where LuLu, Rainey, and Saul are growing up, day-to-day life is anything but easy. Navigating the usual obstacles of youth would be enough for anyone, but for this trio a world marred by the Vietnam war, detached parents, and untimely death create circumstances overloaded with trouble. Yet through their unyielding resourcefulness and the willingness to expose their vulnerabilities, these three friends discover deeper bonds than even they could ever imagine. Told through kaleidoscopic images and in prose that will keep you on the edge of your seat, Sybelia Drive is a story of three friends who push beyond the typical woes of childhood into teenage years transformed by the shared baggage of a generation, years when men walk on the moon; students are killed during a peace demonstration at Kent State; and the obligations of military service claim the lives of fathers, husbands, and children.