Kao Kalia Yang: The Emergence of a Hmong-American Writer

Join the Asian Pacific American Resource Center for its spring speaker! Award winning writer, Kao Kalia Yang, will reflect on her journey into writing, the significance of The Latehomecomer and The Song Poet, and read from her forthcoming titles for the fall of 2019: her first children’s book, A Map Into the World, a collection titled What God is Honored Here?: Writings on Miscarriage and Infant Loss By and For Indigenous Women and Women of Color, and a work of nonfiction about refugee lives in America, Somewhere in the Unknown World.

Date: Monday, April 1
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m., doors open 5:15 p.m.
Coffman Memorial Union, Theater

There will be a 20-30 minute Q&A after the talk plus an informal Meet & Greet at the end.

RSVP at z.umn.edu/APARCspringspeaker2019  

This event is co-sponsored by the College of Education and Human Development, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence, and Asian American Pacific Islander Desi Faculty Staff Association.


March, 2019