Past Event

Gish Jen - The Girl at the Baggage Claim
Yiyun Li - Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East-West Culture Gap

Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

In their new books—Jen’s, a psychological study, and Li’s, an intimate memoir—Gish Jen and Yiyun Li compare conceptions of identity between the Eastern and Western worlds.