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AAARCC Speaker: Kao Kalia Yang, 10/18

AAARCC Speaker Series: Featuring Kao Kalia Yang

Day/Date: Monday, October 18, 2021

Time: 6:30 PM ET

Location: Matthews Hall Room 210


Join us as we hear from Kao Kalia Yang, a Hmong American writer. She is the author of the memoirs The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir, The Song Poet, and Somewhere in the Unknown World. Yang is also the author of the children’s books A Map Into the World, The Shared Room, The Most Beautiful Thing, and Yang Warriors. Yang’s work has been recognized by the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Chautauqua Prize, the PEN USA literary awards, the Dayton’s Literary Peace Prize, as Notable Books by the American Library Association, Kirkus Best Books of the Year, the Heartland Bookseller’s Award, and garnered four Minnesota Book Awards.


To attend, please register online at: https://tinyurl.com/PurdueAAARCC-Kao-Kalia-Yang

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