Literary Partners Program: Kweli International Literary Festival
Christina Chiu on Beauty with Marie Myung-Ok Lee
Aug 17, 2020 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Author Christina Chiu reads from Beauty and has a conversation with writer Marie Myung-Ok Lee.
This event is made possible through the Poets House Literary Partners program.
Christina Chiu is the grand-prize winner of the James Alan McPherson Award for her novel, Beauty. She is also author of Troublemaker and Other Saints, (G.P. Putnam’s Sons). Troublemaker was alternate selection for BOMC and QPB, a nominee for a BOMC First Fiction Award, and winner of the Asian American Literary Award. Chiu has published in magazines and anthologies, including Tin House, Charlie Chan is Dead 2, Not the Only One, Washington Square, World Wide Writers, The MacGuffin, the Asian Pacific American Journal, Acorn, Grandmothers: Granddaughters Remember, and Not the Only One. Her stories have won awards and honorable mention in literary contests such as Playboy, Glimmer Train, New Millennium, New York Stories, World Wide Writers, Explorations, and El Dorado Writers’ Guild.