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AAC Writing Workshop with Monique Truong
March 30 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmFree
The AAC welcomes author Monique Truong to conduct a writing workshop for students.
Lunch will be provided.
Registration required: go.unc.edu/AACworkshop
This event counts as Campus Life Experience.
About Monique Truong
Monique Truong is the Vietnamese American author of the bestselling, award-winning novels The Book of Salt, Bitter in the Mouth, and The Sweetest Fruits and the co-author of the forthcoming children’s picture book Mai’s Áo Dài. She’s also a former refugee, essayist, avid eater, lyricist/librettist, and intellectual property attorney (more or less in this order). A Guggenheim Fellow, U.S.-Japan Creative Artists Fellow in Tokyo, Princeton University’s Hodder Fellow, Visiting Writer at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, and Sidney Harman Writer-in-Residence at Baruch College, Truong received the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature in 2021.