Each of these three authors has written work that falls on the spectrum of memoir – some is more fictionalized, and some stays truer to their authors’ lives and experiences. Each author will be reading from and speaking about their work. With Bae Suah, Marcelino Truong, and Oddný Eir.
6:00pm – 8:30pm: PEN World Voices Festival
Title: Auto-Fiction – Readings and Conversation with Bae Suah, Oddny Eir, and Marcelino Truong
Interpreter: Dohee Kang
Bae Suah is one of Korea’s most highly acclaimed contemporary writers. She is the award-winning author of more than ten short story collections and five novels, including Nowhere to be Found, longlisted for the 2015 PEN Translation Prize. Open Letter Books and Deep Vellum published her novels, A Greater Music and Recitation, respectively, in 2016 and 2017.