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Korean-English Book Talk Open Mic

Presented by BookWoman at BookWoman Bookstore, Austin TX

Mar 09 2020
Korean-English Book Talk Open Mic

Come out for a Monday of poetry and community with visiting Korean American poet Tanya Ko Hong!

An utterly stunning dive into the center of the history and humanity of Korean “comfort women” and how the ripples continue into the Korean diaspora. Tanya Ko Hong is a masterful writer and storyteller.

Please join us on Monday, March 9, 2020, to celebrate Tanya Ko Hong’s book talk, The War Still Within: Poems of the Korean Diaspora. Dedicated to “all the women everywhere who have lost their names,” this book celebrates the courage of women to speak their truth and acknowledges the

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Free Admission

Contact: (512) 472-2785


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Please join us for a bilingual open mic. You are invited to bring a poem to share. Both Korean and English writers are welcome.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


BookWoman Bookstore

5501 North Lamar #A-105, Austin, TX 78751



The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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