By his own account, 2019 was a “roller-coaster” year for poet and fiction writer Ocean Vuong.
Vuong said in an interview that his mother’s death was “a huge rupture,” one from which he is still healing.
(Penguin Press)Vuong will join the Los Angeles Times Book Club on Jan. 27 for a conversation with Times reporter Carolina Miranda at the Montalbán Theatre in Hollywood.
“‘On Earth’ is as much about whiteness as about being Vietnamese American,” Vuong says.
If You Go: Book ClubThe Los Angeles Times Book Club welcomes author Ocean Vuong in conversation with Times reporter Carolina Miranda.