This June, we are shining the spotlight on Asian authors and Asian literature. From fiction to cookery, explore reads that offer perspectives and insights on the wide range of Asian experiences. Stay tuned on this page as we will add more features and news throughout the month.
June 11 | 12:00 mn | Fully Booked Facebook Page
Let's watch the TRESE premiere at the same time, and meet online to discuss our thoughts about the adaptation. It's your chance to show appreciation to the creators of TRESE comics as Budjette Tan and Kajo Baldisimo will drop by our page!
June 11 | 5:00 pm | Fully Booked Facebook Page
Meet the creators of the children's picture book When Lola Visits. Debut author Michelle Sterling and illustrator Aaron Asis come together to celebrate the gentle bonds of familial love that span oceans and generations.
June 19 | 4:00 pm | Zoom
Join us for a virtual meet up, excerpt reading, and Q&A with the author of My Fate According to the Butterfly and Sugar and Spite. Register at bit.ly/fbchatsgailvillanueva to join the virtual meet up.
June 25 | 6:00 pm | Fully Booked Facebook Page
Learn more about Speculative Fiction, Asia's unique perspective on stories, and its relevance to contemporary life. Dean Francis Alfar is an author and an advocate of Speculative Fiction.
June 28 | 6:00 pm | Fully Booked Facebook Page
A talk about the importance of translation, its role in preserving culture, and the process that involves in doing it. Kyung Min Bae and Ma. Kristina Carla Rico are the translators of I Decided to Live as Me by Soo-hyun Kim.
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