Author Reading: Julie Wu and Discussion with Grace Talusan

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Author Reading: Julie Wu and Discussion with Grace Talusan

June 1, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Dracut Arts is happy to announce an addition to our Arts Event Authors Reading.

Author Julie Wu will be reading from her wonderful first novel The Third Son, including elements of Taiwanese history. Author Grace Talusan will follow with a talk and discussion on the repression of society, the search for self-development and commitment to self. Join us Saturday, June 1st 4:30 pm at Christ Church United, 10 Arlington St. Admission is free. Reception follows


Grace Talusan was born in the Philippines and raised in New England. A graduate of Tufts University and the MFA Program in Writing at UC Irvine, she is the recipient of a U.S. Fulbright Fellowship to the Philippines and an Artist Fellowship Award from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Talusan teaches the Essay Incubator at GrubStreet and at the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts. She is the Fannie Hurst Writer-in-Residence at Brandeis University for 2019–2021. The Body Papers, winner of the Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing, is her first book.


June 1, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Christ Church United
10 Arlington St
Dracut, MA United States