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Hybrid Event: Nicole Chung, A Living Remedy, with Lupita Aquino

Location 645 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Unit 100 Washington, DC USA 20003
Date Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Duration   1 hours
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East City Bookshop is thrilled to welcome acclaimed author Nicole Chung to discuss her powerful new memoir "A Living Remedy" on Thursday, May 2nd at 7 pm EDT. Chung will be joined in conversation by literary enthusiast Lupita Aquino, better known as Lupita Reads, for what promises to be a captivating and insightful discussion. "A Living Remedy" has been named Best Book of the Year by numerous prestigious outlets, including Time, Harper's Bazaar, Esquire, and the New York Times, cementing Chung's status as a vital voice in contemporary literature. In this searing memoir, Chung explores themes of family, class, and grief, as she delves into her own personal history and the lives of her adoptive parents. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear directly from Chung about her journey in writing this acclaimed work and the important issues it addresses, such as the persistent inequalities in American society. The event will be held in a hybrid format, allowing both in-person and virtual attendees to participate and pose questions to the authors during the audience Q&A. With limited in-person seating, this promises to be a must-attend event for anyone interested in powerful memoirs, social justice, and the human experience. Masks are encouraged for all in-person guests, as East City Bookshop remains committed to ensuring the safety of its customers, authors, and staff. Don't miss this chance to engage with two remarkable literary talents and gain deeper insight into the themes explored in "A Living Remedy."

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