The Hammer Museum presents, as part of its Hammer Readings series, Maxine Hong Kingston.
Her prose is masterly, at times nearly overwhelming in its descriptive power…The world—and not just the world of literature—owes Maxine Hong Kingston a huge debt of gratitude. ---Washington Post
Co-presented by the UCLA "Cultures in Transnational Perspective" Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in the Humanities.
This reading was organized by Dr. Shu-mei Shih, UCLA Professor of Comparative Literature And Co-director of the Mellon Postdoctoral Program.
ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability. Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required. Parking is available under the museum for $3 after 6:00pm.
Sponsor(s): English, Friends of English, Hammer Museum
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