Join the celebration as long-time Las Vegas Writers Group member Oksana Marafioti releases her long-awaited memoir, American Gypsy!
Growing up Gypsy and Becoming American: An Afternoon with Music, Dance, Artwork and Words
Enjoy an afternoon of Gypsy culture in celebration of the release of American Gypsy: A Memoir by Oksana Marafioti. In this affecting, hilarious debut, Marafioti’s delves into her own family history (a long line of Russian-Gypsy performers) shedding light on the fascinating and often secretive world of the Roma people. Rounding out the afternoon will be music by Valeria Sokolova, Albina Asryan and Hot Club of Las Vegas, dancers Zarin Standridge, Coral Citron and Amira, and artist Elena Pisnaya Wherry.
A book signing and reception will follow the program. Books will be available for sale at the door. Presented in conjunction with FSG Originals an imprint of Farrar Straus & Giroux.