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AWF 2015: Opening Reading with Adam Johnson

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ABOUT ADAM JOHNSON

Adam Johnson is a professor of English at Stanford University. Winner of a Whiting Writer's Award and Fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, he is the author of several books, including Fortune Smiles, a short-story collection, and the novel The Orphan Master’s Son, which was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize. His fiction has appeared in Esquire, GQ, Playboy, Harper's Magazine, Granta, Tin House and The Best American Short Stories. His work has been translated into thirty two languages. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and three children.

ABOUT AMERICAN WRITERS FESTIVAL 2015

The Festival provides a wonderful opportunity to meet and engage with some of today’s most celebrated American writers. The emphasis is on interactivity and you are invited to come, enjoy the writers sharing and participate in conversations which will explore many exciting issues related to writers, writing and our living as humans! The event is proudly co-hosted by Yale-NUS College, Singapore's first liberal arts college, and SMU Wee Kim Wee Centre, and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Singapore and Singapore American School.


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  • Venue was changed to "The Pod, National Library". Diff 2015-08-17 12:36:41
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Mon Sep 14, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM SGT
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Venue
The Pod, National Library
Tickets
Standard Free
Venue Address
100 Victoria St, Singapore Singapore
Directions
Buses: 33, 96, 151, 183, 196 | MRT: Clementi, Dover, Buona Vista
Organizer
American Writer's Festival
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Attendees
250 / 250