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An Asian American Reckoning

Humanities Forum with Cathy Park Hong


Fine Arts : Recital Hall

Date & Time

March 31, 2022, 4:00 pm5:30 pm


For their Spring 2022 Humanities Forum, the Dresher Center for the Humanities presents

An Asian American Reckoning: A Conversation with Cathy Park Hong

Cathy Park Hong, poet, essayist, and New York Times best-selling author

Poet and essayist Cathy Park Hong will read from and speak about her memoir, Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning. Minor Feelings is a vulnerable, humorous, and provocative essay collection, whose relentless pursuit of vital questions around family and friendship, art and politics, identity and individuality, will change the way you think about our world.

Co-sponsored by the Asian Studies Program and the Asian American Faculty and Staff Council.

Photo by Beowulf Sheehan.

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Image description: Cathy Park Hong, an Asian-American woman with short dark hair, is looking forward. She is wear a blue colored-top and gold hoop earrings.

Limited in-person capacity. Tickets are required. The lecture will also be live-streamed on YouTube.