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Join Grace Talusan — Author of The Body Papers — At The Bay Area Book Festival


  • The Bay Area Book Festival Downtown Berkeley Berekeley, California, 94707 United States (map)

Grace Talusan — Restless Books New Immigrant Writing Prize Winner— will speaking to celebrate the release of her memoir The Body Papers at The Bay Area Book Festival May 4-5.

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: The Bay Area Book Festival

When: May 4-5th, 2019