Authors and Lecturers
- Thu, Jun 24ZOOMThe Island of Sea Women introduces readers to the fierce female divers of Jeju Island and the dramatic history that shaped their lives. This beautiful, thoughtful novel illuminates a unique and unforgettable culture, one where the women are in charge, engaging in dangerous physical work.
- Wed, Jul 14ZOOMHung Liu is one of the most important Chinese-born artists working in the United States today. Her paintings are the focus of Golden Gate, a compelling new installation at the de Young Museum.
- Thu, Jul 29ZOOMLafayette Library and Learning Center Foundation Distinguished Speaker Series presents Joyce Maynard: Count The Ways,Count the Ways is a poignant story of holding on and learning to let go that tracesthe lives of one family from the years before Roe v Wade and the Vietnam draft through to the computer age, the early awakenings of the #MeToo era, and beyond.