Webinar: Current State of the Korean American Community
On Thursday, February 25, 2021, at 4:00 pm PST / 7:00 pm EST, please join Council of Korean Americans for an exclusive fireside chat with award-winning Korean American novelist Chang-Rae Lee, who has recently released his sixth novel, My Year Abroad.
? Copies of My Year Abroad signed by Chang-Rae Lee are available at Green Apple Books. Signed copies available only while supplies last. Must add “signed book” in your order comments.
The discussion will be moderated by educator, speaker, and award-winning author of Swimming in Hong Kong, Dr. Stephanie Han.
About Chang-Rae Lee
Chang-Rae Lee is the author of six novels: Native Speaker (1995); A Gesture Life (1999); Aloft (2004); The Surrendered (2011), which was a Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; On Such a Full Sea (2014), which was a Finalist for the NBCC and won the Heartland Fiction Prize; and most recently, My Year Abroad (2021). His novels have won numerous awards and citations, including the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, the American Book Award, the Barnes & Noble Discover Award, ALA Notable Book of the Year Award, the Anisfield-Wolf Literary Award, the Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award, and the NAIBA Book Award for Fiction. He has also written stories and articles for The New Yorker, The New York Times, Time (Asia), Granta, Conde Nast Traveler, Food & Wine, and many other publications.