My Half of the Sky

Start Date: April 18, 2018
End Date: April 18, 2018
Time Detail: 7 :00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (EST)
Location: Online
Type of Course: Book Groups
Course Description: Author Jana McBurney-Lin spent fifteen years living in Asia—specifically Japan and Singapore. There she served as an editor for ALC Press, while at the same time freelancing for media sources around the world, including National Public Radio, Hemispheres magazine, Japan Times, and dozens of others. Her first novel My Half of the Sky, inspired by a trip to her husband village, is the story of a contemporary young Chinese woman who is trying to be modern but the traditions of her village keep pulling her back. The story received numerous awards, including Forbes Book Club Pick, Booksense Pick of the Month, Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year.
Registration and Info:

Registration: http://people.uncw.edu/kanoy/nctan/

 

Offered to: All States