Tucson Festival of Books

Workshop: Family Matters with Curtis Chin


In creative nonfiction, writing a memoir about your family can be challenging. It's not easy to take a step back and remove your biases. This workshop centers on an exercise that helps you reflect on the past in a more balanced way. Please bring a notebook and pen and be prepared to write. We will ask a few volunteers to share their writing and get feedback.


Panelist
Curtis Chin

A co-founder of the Asian American Writers’ Workshop in New York City, Curtis Chin served as the non-profit's first executive director. He went on to write for network and cable television before transitioning to social justice documentaries....

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Book:
Everything I Learned, I Learned in a Chinese Restaurant
A Memoir
Curtis Chin
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Little Brown
October 2023
ISBN 9780316507653
304 pages
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