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Dorothy Allison

When: Tue., Nov. 27, 7:30 p.m. 2007

An abusive man, a cancer-stricken man, a man killed in a motorcycle accident, anti-abortion Evangelicals: Welcome to the vodka-flavored world of Dorothy Allison's bestselling 1998 novel Cavedweller. Allison's other books include Bastard Out of Carolina, Trash, and Women Who Hate Me. A founder of the Lesbian Sex Mafia BDSM support group who writes and speaks frequently about having been beaten and raped as a child by her stepfather, Allison speaks in the Claeys Lounge at Saint Mary's College (1928 Saint Mary's Rd., Moraga) on Nov. 27 about "Telling Stories in Mean Times," as part of the school's Social Justice Speakers Series. 7:30 p.m.StMarys-CA.edu


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