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The 1980s to Now: Chen Chen and Rebecca Makkai

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The National Book Foundation Presents: Summer with the National Book Awards.

Join us and the New Bedford Free Public Library for AHA! New Bedford’s arts & culture celebration featuring a conversation with poet Chen Chen (When I Grow Up I Want to be a List of Further Possibilities, National Book Award Longlist) and novelist Rebecca Makkai (The Great Believers, National Book Award Finalist) on narratives spanning the height of the AIDS epidemic in Chicago to Chinese-American millennials. Moderated by Joseph O. Legaspi.