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Crazy Rich Asians: Kevin Kwan in Conversation
|January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm|
Scripps College, 241 E. 10th Street
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
This event is sold out. Tickets may become available on the day of the program. Please visit the Scripps Presents Box Office at Garrison Theater beginning at 6:30 pm on the day of the program to have you name added to the wait list. Guests will be accommodated on a space-available basis.
Last summer, Crazy Rich Asians made headlines by featuring the first all-Asian cast in a major Hollywood film in more than 20 years. Kevin Kwan is the literary sensation whose vivid storytelling was the inspiration for the box office smash- hit. The Singapore-born and Texas-raised author drew on his experiences to create a compulsively readable trilogy that includes Crazy Rich Asians, China Rich Girlfriend, and Rich People Problems. He visits to talk about the immigrant experience, literature, and his forthcoming foray into television.
This program is presented in partnership with KSPC Radio and the Pomona Museum of Art and made possible by the Alexa Fullerton Hampton ’42 Fund.