Film Screening and Discussion with Andrew Lam

Saturday Jan 08 2011   14:00:00
Koret Auditorium, SFPL  , San Francisco, CA  map

Saturday, January 8 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Andrew Lam
, author of East Eats West and Perfume Dreams, will screen his movie, A Journey Home, and discuss it with the audience.
San Francisco Public Library, Koret Auditorium, 100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Free and open to the public; for more information visit sfpl.org.

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