Andrew Lam @CHS

Friday Mar 01 2013   6:00 PM
California Historical Society  678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA  map

Andrew Lam, author of East Eats West and Perfume Dreams, will discuss and sign copies of his new book, Birds of Paradise Lost (Red Hen Press, 2013). This is an event by our partner organization, California Historical Society.

Free and open to the public, but RSVP is required; for more information visit andrewlamchs.eventbrite.com.

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