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Grace Talusan and THE BODY PAPERS at the Miami Book Fair


Join Grace Talusan — Restless New Immigrant Writing Prize Winner — as she discusses her extraordinary memoir The Body Papers at the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

Where: Miami Book Fair at Miami Dade College

When: November 23–24, 2019 [details TBA]

Grace Talusan was born in the Philippines and raised in New England. A graduate of Tufts University and the MFA Program in Writing at UC Irvine, she is the recipient of a U.S. Fulbright Fellowship to the Philippines and an Artist Fellowship Award from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Talusan teaches the Essay Incubator at GrubStreet and at the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts. She is the Fannie Hurst Writer-in-Residence at Brandeis University for 2019–2021. The Body Papers, winner of the Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing, is her first book.