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Grace Talusan with Calvin Hennick at Buttonwood Books

  • Buttonwood Books 747 Chief Justice Cushing Highway Cohasset, MA 02025 United States (map)

Grace Talusan, Immigrant Prize Winning author of The Body Papers, in conversation with Calvin Hennick at Buttonwood Books on June 5th.

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: Buttonwood Books

When: June 5, 2019