Wed Mar 8, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Visiting Author: Min Jin Lee
Sponsored by: The Institute Library
Visiting Author Series: Min Jin Lee
In conversation with Cyd and Mark Oppenheimer
Min Jin Lee’s debut novel Free Food for Millionaires was a No. 1 Book Sense Pick, a New York Times Editor’s Choice, a Wall Street Journal Juggle Book Club selection, and a national bestseller; it was a Top 10 Novels of the Year for The Times of London, NPR’s Fresh Air and USA Today. Free Food for Millionaires was also published in the U.K. (Random House, 2007), South Korea (Image Box Publishing) and Italy (Einaudi). Her novel Pachinko is forthcoming in February 2017. Copies of Pachinko will be available to purchase.
Cyd is the host of Book Talk WNNH. Cyd has been an English teacher, education advocate, criminal defense attorney, and policy analyst. Mark is an award winning writer and scholar. He is a contributing opinion writer for The Los Angeles Times and has a weekly podcast Unorthodox, produced by Tablet magazine. He is the author of Knocking on Heaven’s Door and Thirteen and a Day. His writings have appeared in The Times Magazine, Harper’s, The Atlantic, The Nation, The Believer, and The Christian Century. Cyd and Mark have four daughters, two dogs and a cat.
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