Author: Shizue Seigel, The Tiger and the Cliff

Wednesday, 9/21/2022
7:00 - 8:00

Shizue Seigel reads from The Tiger and the Cliff, a family saga about three generations of Japanese Americans navigating immigration, incarceration and forced assimilation across six decades. She will be in conversation about her multi-generational leap into family secrets with Nancy Wang of Eth-Noh-Tec.

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Seigel is the founder/director of Write Now! SF Bay, which has supported San Francisco Bay Area writers and artists of color through workshops, events and anthologies since 2015. Wang is a master artist/storyteller and co-founder/director of Eth-Noh-Tec. She has performed nationally and globally for 1 million+ audience members.    

Supported by the San Francisco Artists Commission and the California Arts Council.


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This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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