Asian-American Writers Workshop Anthology Reading
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 6:30 pm
Klein Conference Room, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, Room A510 New York, NY 10011
Readings by Marie Myung-Ok, Ed Lin, and other contributors to the anthology. Moderated by Curtis Chin.
Curtis Chin is one of the co-founders of the Asian American Writers Workshop. An award-winning documentary filmmaker, he is currently working on a new film on the specialized high schools in New York City.
Marie Myung-Ok Lee’s next novel is forthcoming from Simon & Schuster in 2015. Her essays have appeared in The New York Times, Slate, The Guardian, The Nation, The Atlantic, and Salon. She was the first recipient of a creative writing Fulbright Fellowship to South Korea and has won the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts fiction fellowship, and the Richard Margolis award for social justice reporting. She teaches at Columbia University and is a founder and the former board president of the Asian American Writers Workshop.
Ed Lin is the author of Waylaid, This Is a Bust, Snakes Can't Run and One Red Bastard. A member of the Asian American Writers Workshop since 1992, Lin is the first author to win three Asian American Literary Awards.
Sponsored by the School of Writing.
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