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The Androne Lecture on Literature Written in English: Jean Kwok

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Androne Lecture on Literature Written in English: Jean Kwok 

March 5, 7p.m., Klein Lecture Hall at Albright College (CFA 235) 

 

Jean Kwok is an award-winning, “New York Times” and international bestselling author who has been published in 20 countries. Her novels include “Searching for Sylvie Lee,” “Girl in Translation,” “Mambo in Chinatown,” and “The Leftover Woman,” due for release in October 2023. Kwok has also taught at universities, colleges and high schools across the globe and has received prestigious awards and accolades from the American Library Association, the Chinese American Librarians Association and the “Sunday Times.” She immigrated from Hong Kong to Brooklyn when she was five and worked in a Chinatown clothing factory for much of her childhood. She went on to receive her undergraduate degree from Harvard and her M.F.A. in fiction from Columbia. 

 

Details

Date:
March 5
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.albright.edu/about-albright/lecture-series/

Venue

Albright College Center for the Arts
Albright College Center for the Arts
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