September 19: Luis Alberto Urrea, author of The Devil's Highway

On September 19, 2013, Luis Alberto Urrea, best-selling author of The Devil's Highway and The Hummingbird's Daughter, will speak in the University Hall 7th floor Conference Center at 7:00 p.m.

The Montclair State University community is invited to attend this exciting event. Urrea will speak about his experiences researching and writing The Devil's Highway, a critically acclaimed nonfiction book which addresses issues such as migration, immigration, and its related historical context; social class; exile, identity, and family; economic and sociological impacts of human movement; citizenship; and much more.

A book signing will follow.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information about the Montclair Book Program, visit

Cosponsored by the Center for Writing Excellence, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the First-Year Writing Program, and Student Development and Campus Life.