Ruth Ozeki and Tash Aw at Asian American Writers' Workshop
On Friday, September 23, Ruth Ozeki and Tash Aw, both authors in Restless's The Face series, will appear at the Asian American Writers' Workshop. Ozeki's The Face: A Time Code and Aw's The Face: Strangers on a Pier will be available for sale from Word Up Books.
Established in 1991, the Asian American Writers' Workshop (AAWW) is a national not-for-profit arts organization devoted to the creating, publishing, developing and disseminating of creative writing by Asian Americans–in other words, it's the preeminent organization dedicated to the belief that Asian American stories deserve to be told.
When: Friday, September 23 at 7:00 pm
Where: Asian American Writers' Workshop, 110-112 West 27 Street, Ste. 600, New York, NY 10001
by Ruth Ozeki
“Ruth Ozeki, a Zen Buddhist priest, sets herself the task of staring at her face in a mirror for three full, uninterrupted hours; her ruminations ripple out from personal and familial memories to wise and honest meditations on families and aging, race and the body.”
—Minneapolis Star Tribune
Paperback List Price: $9.99 • ISBN: 9781632060525 • Publication: 3/1/16 • 4-1/2" x 6” • 176 pages • Memoir / Personal Essay / Race and Diversity / Asian American / Zen Buddhism • Territory: World • eBook ISBN: 9781632060150
by Tash Aw
“Tash Aw’s The Face, so wise and so well done, made me wish it were much longer than it is.”
—Chimamanda Adichie, The Guardian's Best Books of 2016
From the the award-winning author of Five Star Billionaire and The Harmony Silk Factory comes a whirlwind personal history of modern Asia, as told through his Malaysian and Chinese heritage.
Paperback List Price: $9.99 • ISBN: 9781632060457 • Publication: 3/1/16 • 4-1/2" x 6” • 80 pages • Memoir / Personal Essay / Southeast Asia • Territory: World • eBook ISBN: 9781632060594