P&P Live! Tsering Yangzom Lama — We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies - with Maaza Mengiste

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 7:00pm

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For readers of Homegoing and The Leavers, a compelling and profound debut novel about a Tibetan family's journey through exile.

Tsering Yangzom Lama holds an MFA from Columbia University and a BA from the University of British Columbia in creative writing and international relations. She has received grants and residencies from the Canada Council for the Arts, Art Omi, Hedgebrook, Tin House, and the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, among others. Tsering was born and raised in Nepal, and has since lived in Vancouver, Toronto, and New York City. 

Born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Maaza Mengiste received a 2020 Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Also a Fulbright Scholar and a professor at Queens College, she is the author of The Shadow King and Beneath the Lion's Gaze, and a 2018 recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship. She lives in New York City. 

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Washington, DC 20008
Fiction & Poetry
We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies By Tsering Yangzom Lama Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635576412
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 17th, 2022