Talking Books: Asian American Authors in Conversation, 2021-22 Preview

By Arthur Ling, Library Information Assistant
August 30, 2021
Chatham Square Library

Chatham Square Library in partnership with the Asian American Writers Workshop (AAWW) kicks off the second season of “Talking Books: Asian American Authors in Conversation” this September. After a successful and widely praised inaugural year, another lineup of talented authors will visit with us to discuss their latest books.

Take a look below to see the participating authors and click on each event for more information. You can explore more NYPL events using our events calendar which you can filter by audience, location, and keyword. 

Georgina Pazcoguin: Swan Dive: The Making of a Rogue Ballerina

  • Book Talk (in-person and virtual)
  • September 13, 2021, 6 PM


Qian Julie Wang: Beautiful Country

  • Book Talk (virtual)
  • October 13, 2021,  6 PM


Anna Qu: Made in China: A Memoir of Love and Labor

  • Book Talk (virtual)
  • November 10, 2021, 6 PM


Elizabeth Miki Brina: Speak Okinawa: A Memoir

Michelle Zauner: Crying in H Mart: A Memoir


Gish Jen: Thank You, Mr. Nixon: Stories From the  Transformation

Stacey Lee: The Luck of the Titanic

  • Book Talk (virtual)
  • March 9, 2022, Time TBD


Lyn Liao Butler: Red Thread of Fate