Ghosts, Monsters, and Magic Realism in Southeast Asian Cultures
Brown Bag Lunch Speakers Series featuring Award-winning Writer Ka Vang
12pm-1pm : Appleby Hall room 41
Bring your lunch and join us for a conversation each month as we explore fascinating topics guided by a guest artist, scholar, activist, and more! Free and all are welcome!
Ka Vang is a Hmong American writer born on a CIA military base, Long Cheng, Laos at the end of the Vietnam War, and immigrated to America in 1980. A fiction writer, poet, playwright and former journalist, Vang has devoted much of her professional life to capturing Hmong folktales on paper. She is a recipient of the Archibald Bush Artist Fellowship and several other artistic and leadership awards.
Co-Sponsored by Women’s Center, Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence