Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize winning author

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Mission College Library invites you to an Asian American & Pacific Islander Speaker Event. We are excited to have award winning author, VIET THANH NGUYEN, come speak Wednesday evening, April 18, from 7-8pm,and again onThursday morning, April 19, from 11am-12pm. There will be a book sale and signing after each session.

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s novel The Sympathizer is a New York Times best seller and won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Other honors include the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, the Edgar Award for Best First Novel from the Mystery Writers of America, the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction from the American Library Association, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, a Gold Medal in First Fiction from the California Book Awards, and the Asian/Pacific American Literature Award from the Asian/Pacific American Librarian Association. His other books are Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War (a finalist for the National Book Award in nonfiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award in General Nonfiction) and Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America.

Thursday, 19 April, 2018

Contact:

Elaine Wong

Phone: 1-408-855-5162
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Cost:

Free

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