The Book, the Movie, and the Author of The Joy Luck Club: A Discussion

Event Type: Library Programs
Date: 5/25/2013
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 Join us for The Big Read Keynote event featuring Guiyou Huang, Ph.D., Professor of English & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Norwich University, Vermont and author of over ten books, including The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature since 1945 and Asian American Literary Studies, as he presents a highly informative presentation on The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan. He will delve into this highly acclaimed title whose story was also expertly told on film. Immerse yourself in the world of Amy Tan as he takes us through her multilayered novel.

The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.


Library: Orlando Public Library
Location: Library Central
Contact: Adult Programs Department
Presenter: Guiyou Huang