Rachel DeWoskin is a woman with her feet on two continents and her writing across three genres. DeWoskin, who has won several awards including the 2012 ALA’s Alex Award for her recent novel, Big Girl Small, has spent much of her life between the US and China, even becoming the star of a Chinese soap opera while living in Beijing. Her memoir, Foreign Babes in Beijing, and her novel, Repeat After Me, provide a glimpse into Chinese – American relations. She is also a published poet and is currently teaching memoir and fiction at the University of Chicago.
Join us for an intriguing look into this writer’s world.
Wed., April 25, 2012 @ 6pm