Join the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs for our Spring Heritage Series featuring author, Charles Yu. Charles Yu is the author of four books, including Interior Chinatown (the winner of the 2020 National Book Award for fiction), and the novel How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe (a New York Times Notable Book and a Time magazine best book of the year). He received the National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35 Award and was nominated for two Writers Guild of America Awards for his work on the HBO series, Westworld. He has also written for shows on FX, AMC, and HBO. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Wired, among other publications.
We are excited to have him join us for a conversation on our 2020-2021 OMSA Heritage Series theme of imagining new worlds through fiction and the impact of fiction on social justice movements as well as a conversation on his most recent novel, Interior Chinatown.