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Book Talk: Chinatown Pretty

Book Talk: Chinatown Pretty

  • 388 Ninth St., Suite 290, Oakland, CA 94607
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Visit Website

About

Chinatown Pretty features beautiful portraits and heartwarming stories of trend-setting seniors across six Chinatowns located in San Francisco, Oakland, Los Angeles, Chicago, New York City, and Vancouver. Andria Lo and Valerie Luu have been interviewing and photographing Chinatown's most fashionable elders on their blog and Instagram, Chinatown Pretty, since 2014. The book talk will be followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

RSVP to receive the Zoom link to participate in the live Q&A! The event will also be streamed via YouTube Live.

This event is presented by OACC in partnership with Eastwind Books of BerkeleyPreorder the book on their website.

Follow the authors at @chinatownpretty (IG) and www.chinatownpretty.com.

 

About the Authors

Valerie Luu is a writer and one-half of the Vietnamese pop-up restaurant Rice Paper Scissors. She lives in San Francisco.

Andria Lo is a freelance photographer whose work has been featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, the New York Times, and Wired. She lives in Berkeley.

Event Info

  • Dates: October 17, 2020
  • Location: Visit Website
  • Address: 388 Ninth St., Suite 290, Oakland, CA 94607
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
  • Price: Free, donations appreciated
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