Upcoming Events

From Plate to Page: Writing Asian American Food

with Lillian Li, Ligaya Mishan, Naben Ruthnum, and Rohan Kamicheril

Join us for an event that uses food as a starting point to explore the world of the restaurant, Asian American immigrant life, and how histories of migration and colonialism shape our plates. We’ll hear from Lillian Li, whose debut novel Number One Chinese Restaurant delves into the world of family drama behind the Beijing Duck House in Rockville, Maryland; New York Times Hungry City columnist Ligaya Mishan, whose .. MORE

Wed, June 20, 2018 7:00pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 W 27th St Ste 600
New York, NY 10001

A Reading

with YZ Chin, Jon Pineda & C. Dale Young

Join us for a reading about outsiders in fiction with Let’s No One Get Hurt author Jon Pineda, The Affliction author C. Dale Young, and Though I Get Home author YZ Chin. RESERVE A SEAT! $5 SUGGESTED DONATION | OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YZ Chin's debut fiction novel Though I Get Home (Feminist Press, 2018) received widespread critical acclaim for the collection's focus on the many facets of Malaysia, dissonance between self-ascribed and.. MORE

Tue, June 26, 2018 7:00pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 W 27 St Ste 600
NY, NY 10001

Getting to Work: an Open Genre Workshop

with Janani Balasubramanian

One session, 2 hours (6:30PM-9PM) Monday, July 2nd, 2018 Fees & Payment Options: General $75/Member $65 Why You Should Take This Class: In this 1-session “sprint” rendition of Balasubramanian’s previous 5-session workshop, participants will develop an honest, sustainable work plan for the next stage of their respective projects. Class Description: No matter what form your work takes—fiction, journalism, poetry, or something not written at all—learning "how to work" is a daunting.. MORE

Mon, July 2, 2018 6:30pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 W. 27th St, STE 600
New York, New York 10001

A Reading

with Morehshin Allahyari, Ruby Lal & Shahzia Sikander

Join us for an event that envisions the past and present of the Muslim World and Indo-Persian history through writing and visual art. Featuring Ruby Lal, the author of a new biography of the only female Mughal ruler, Nur Jahan, and visual artists Morehshin Allahyari and Shahzia Sikander. RESERVE A SEAT! $5 SUGGESTED DONATION | OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Morehshin Allahyari is an artist, activist, educator, and occasional curator. She is the.. MORE

Wed, July 11, 2018 7:00pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 W 27th St Ste 600
NY, NY 10001
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