Event | Special Events "Crazy Rich Asians" Author Kevin Kwan
Date and Location
When: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
This presentation will premiere with closed captions on both the Library's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/libraryofcongress External and the Library's YouTube site (with captions) at https://www.youtube.com/user/LibraryOfCongress External. The presentation will be available for viewing afterwards at those sites and on the Library of Congress website at https://www.loc.gov/collections/event-videos/.
Where: Thomas Jefferson Building - Coolidge Auditorium (LJG45A)
10 1st Street SE, Washington, DC 20540
Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 or ADA@loc.gov.
The Library of Congress will present a conversation with Singaporean American novelist and changemaker Kevin Kwan, known for his satirical novels “Crazy Rich Asians,” “China Rich Girlfriend” and “Rich People Problems,” that seeks to introduce contemporary Asian culture to an American audience.
This event is presented as part of the Library’s Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month programming.
Copies of Kwan’s works will be available for purchase and signing after the event.
A free pre-event screening of “Crazy Rich Asians” will begin at 4 p.m. For tickets, please visit this ticketing site: LOCcrazyrichasians.eventbrite.com.
Contact: (202) 707-8000.