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Author: Sara Kruzan and Cori Thomas, I Cried to Dream Again

Sunday, 12/11/2022
2:00 - 3:30
Koret Auditorium
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100 Larkin Street
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This is a hybrid event. Registration is required for Zoom attendance. In-person attendance does not require registration; seats available first come, first served.

 

Sara Kruzan and co-author Cori Thomas discuss Kruzan’s gripping memoir, I Cried to Dream Again: Trafficking, Murder, and Deliverance.

 

I Cried to Dream Again, Kruzan’s story as a survivor of childhood abuse and sex trafficking, tells the honest, disturbing and ultimately empowering story of her journey from abuse to incarceration without parole for killing her abuser to finally gaining her liberation.

 

Watch on YouTube. 

Sara Kruzan portraitSara Kruzan is an American activist and survivor of sex trafficking. She is an advocate for sentencing reform and ​the human rights of incarcerated ​women and children, and the inspiration behind Sara’s Law, a bill currently in the House of Representatives seeking to protect children of abuse from facing life sentences.

Cori Thomas is an author, a screenwriter and an award-winning playwright. 

 

 

Connect:

Sara Kruzan - Website | Sara Kruzan - Twitter | Sara Kruzan - Facebook 

Cori Thomas - Twitter

 


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Events and workshops curated around SFPL’s One City One Book selection. One City One Book: San Francisco Reads is a citywide literary event that encourages members of the San Francisco community to read the same book at the same time. For more information, see sfpl.org/onecityonebook.

Learn about and increase your awareness of issues related to jail, prison, incarceration and reentry resources. Find out more about our services: sfpl.org/services/jail-and-reentry-services.


This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.


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