19th Annual One Book, One Region Kickoff, presenting “Interior Chinatown” by Charles Yu
A virtual kickoff celebration for the book with keynote speaker Ayako Takamori. Takamori is Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Connecticut College. Her research is driven by an enduring interest in how belonging and identities are negotiated and mediated across borders and in post-conflict contexts. She is completing a book, Traversing Borders: Japanese American Positionings in Japan, about Japanese American transpacific migration as shaped through the shifting history of US-Japan relations.
THURSDAY, JUNE 24 - 6:30 P.M.
A Conversation with Charles Yu
As part of the One Book, One Region initiative of New London County, the author Charles Yu will discuss his work on October 5, 2021.