Maxine Hong Kingston in conversation with Andrew Lam

Tuesday Jan 25 2011   19:00:00
Los Angeles Central Library  , Los Angeles, CA  map

Tuesday, January 25 at 7:00 p.m.
The Library Foundation of Los Angeles presents Maxine Hong Kingston, author of I Love a Broad Margin to My Life, in conversation with Andrew Lam, author of East Eats West. This event is partially supported by Poets & Writers, Inc. through a grant it has received from The James Irvine Foundation.
Los Angeles Central Library’s Mark Taper Auditorium, 630 W. Fifth St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free and open to the public; for more information visit ALOUD: Lectures, Readings, Performances & Discussions.

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