Andrew Lam at the Smithsonian Asian American Literature Festival

Thursday Jul 27 2017 - Saturday Jul 29 2017  4:00 PM
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum  8th St NW & F St NW, Washington, DC,  

As part of the Smithsonian Asian American Literature Festival, Andrew Lam will be participating in a panel on “Vietnamese Diasporic Literature Today.” The event will last July 27th-July 29th, but Lam will be reading on the first day.

Free and open to the public. For more information, please click here.

Andrew LamAndrew Lam is an editor and cofounder of New America Media, an association of over two thousand ethnic media outlets in America. His essays have appeared in dozens of newspapers and magazines across the country, and his short stories are anthologized widely. Followed by a film crew back to his homeland, Vietnam, he was featured in the documentary My Journey Home, which aired nationwide on PBS in 2004. His book Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora won a PEN American Beyond Margins award in 2006. Lam currently lives in San Francisco.

Photo courtesy of Andrew Lam