Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 7pm
Anne Fadiman is an author, essayist, editor and teacher. Her first book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, won a National Book Critics’ Circle Award for its sensitive, incisive treatment of the cross-cultural conflicts between a Hmong family and the American medical system. Her most recent essay collection is At Large and At Small: Familiar Essays. As Yale University’s Francis Writer in Residence, Ms. Fadiman teaches nonfiction writing and mentors students considering careers in writing or editing.
Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater
Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus
photo Joanna Eldredge Morrissey)
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