Japanese Folk Tales
Apr
29
2:00 PM14:00

Japanese Folk Tales

Join us for a live storytelling event performed by Lori Whaley! From The Mouse Bride to Maneki Neko, her repertoire includes many classic Japanese folktales for all ages to enjoy. Prepare to have lots of fun as Lori narrates and brings to life these charming and colorful tales!

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Kanae Minato: PENANCE
Apr
25
6:00 PM18:00

Kanae Minato: PENANCE

Meet Kanae Minato, Author of PENANCE. She is an award winning, internationally bestselling novelist and former home economics teacher/housewife whose first novel, Confessions, was a Booklist best crime novel of the year, as well as a finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel and winner of the ALA Alex Award.
 

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Min Jin Lee: Pachinko
Apr
10
6:30 PM18:30

Min Jin Lee: Pachinko

Meet Min Jin Lee, Author of Pachinko. Universally praised as one of the best books of 2017, Pachinko is a finalist for the National Book Award for fiction.  If you have yet to discover this amazing novel, now is your chance to see why Junot Díaz says that “PACHINKO confirms Lee’s place among our finest novelists.” 

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Translator Takami Nieda: GO
Mar
24
2:00 PM14:00

Translator Takami Nieda: GO

Go is a love story that confronts ethnicity and discrimination in Japanese society, but resonates globally. It went on to win the prestigious literary Naoki Prize; the film adaption won every major award in Japan. Now it is finally available in English. Join us for a talk and signing with the translator Takami Nieda!

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