Three critically-acclaimed authors discuss the bonds between parent and child, and explore the moral complexities that exist at the intersection of race, class, privilege and power in these adoption stories. Assistive listening devices available.
|Tickets:||This is a ticketed event. Tickets are not available yet.|
|Where:||Modern Languages Room 350 (Seats 318, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Central Mall (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Fiction / Literature|
Lisa Ko has been awarded fellowships and residencies from the New York Foundation for the Arts, the MacDowell Colony, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Writers Omi at Ledig House, the Jerome Foundation and Blue Mountain Center, among others....
Celeste Ng grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Shaker Heights, Ohio. She attended Harvard University and earned an MFA from the University of Michigan. Her debut novel, "Everything I Never Told You," won the Massachusetts Book Award, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature and the ALA’s Alex Award....
Thrity Umrigar is the best-selling author of the novels "Bombay Time," "The Space Between Us," "If Today Be Sweet," "The Weight of Heaven," "The World We Found" and "The Story Hour." She is also the author of the memoir: "First Darling of the Morning....