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Author: Kirstin Chen, Vanessa Hua and Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Martes, 8/9/2022
6:00 - 7:00
Koret Auditorium
Main Library
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100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Estados Unidos

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Estados Unidos


This is a hybrid event. Registration is required for Zoom attendance. In-person attendance does not require registration; seats available first come, first served.

 

A not-to-miss conversation between these three amazing women writers. 

 

Watch on YouTube. 

 

Kirstin Chen is the New York Times best-selling author of three novels. Her latest, Counterfeitout now from William Morrow/HarperCollins (US) and The Borough Press (UK), is the June ’22 Reese’s Book Club pick. It has also been recommended by The New York TimesThe Washington PostPeople MagazineEntertainment WeeklyVogueTime, Oprah Daily, Harper’s BazaarCosmopolitanGood HousekeepingParade, and more. Television rights have been optioned by Sony Pictures. Her previous two novels are Bury What We Cannot Take and Soy Sauce for Beginners.

 

Vanessa Hua is an award-winning, best-selling author and columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle. Her novel, A River of Stars, was named to the Washington Post and NPR’s Best Books of 2018 lists, and has been called a "marvel" by O, The Oprah Magazine, and "delightful" by The Economist. Her short story collection, Deceit and Other Possibilities,  a New York Times Editors' Choice, received an Asian/Pacific American Award in Literature and was a finalist for a California Book Award, and a New American Voices Award.  Her new novel, Forbidden City, is available now. 

 

Ingrid Rojas Contreras was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. Her first novel Fruit of the Drunken Tree was the silver medal winner in First Fiction from the California Book Awards, and a New York Times editor's choice. Her essays and short stories have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Buzzfeed, Nylon and Guernica, among others. Rojas Contreras has received numerous awards and fellowships from Bread Loaf Writer's Conference, VONA, Hedgebrook, The Camargo Foundation and the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture. She is a Visiting Writer at Saint Mary’s College. Her new book, The Man Who Could Move Clouds: a Memoir, about her grandfather, a curandero from Colombia who it was said had the power to move clouds, is available now. 

 

Connect 

Kirstin Chen - Website | Kirstin Chen - Twitter | Kirstin Chen - Instagram

Vanessa Hua - Website | Vanessa Hua - Twitter | Vanessa Hua - Instagram

Ingrid Rojas Contreras - Website | Ingrid Rojas Contreras - Twitter | Ingrid Rojas Contreras - Instagram  

 


Engage with your favorite writers and discover your next read.

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