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New Immigrant Writing Prize Winner Grace Talusan at UC Irvine

  • UC Irvine School of Humanities 4100 Humanities Gateway Irvine, California, 92697 United States (map)

Join Grace Talusan at the University of California Irvine’s Illuminations Authors Reading April 25th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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.

Where: UC Irvine

When: April 25th, 2019 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.