8: A Symposium

There is going to be an event presented by The Asian American Literary Review in 8: A Symposium. The event is going to be a day-long celebration of eight of today’s most accomplished and exciting Asian American writers. Come to any or all of the readings; stay for the Q&A sessions, and don’t forget to get your books signed by the authors.

As a part of Maryland Day 2010, sponsored by the University of Maryland, College Park, the Symposium will be held on April 24th, 2010, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall. Free to the public.

Schedule:
Introductory remarks by AALR editors-in-chief Lawrence-Minh Bui Davis and Gerald Maa and Asian American Studies Program Director Larry Shinagawa
10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Peter Bacho and Ru Freeman
11:30a.m.-1 p.m. Ed Lin and Srikanth Reddy
1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Kyoko Mori and April Naoko Heck
2:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Karen Tei Yamashita and Sonya Chung
4 p.m.-5 p.m. Book Signing

Sponsored jointly by The Asian American Literary Review and the University of Maryland’s Asian American Studies Program, Writer’s House, and English Department.

Those interested in the journal can find AALR on facebook, visit their webpage or email them directly at asianamericanliteraryreview@gmail.com. Also, be on the look out for an interview with AALR’s Lawrence Minh Davis here on Fil-Am Ako!

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