Hugo House First Hill First Hill
Mon April 23, 2018, 7 pm
Recommended by Christopher Frizzelle
After two gorgeous, groundbreaking, award-winning novels—Edinburgh and The Queen of the Night—Alexander Chee has just published his first book of nonfiction, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel, a collection of his gorgeous, groundbreaking essays. It is not, in fact, a how-to manual on writing autobiographical novels. “In these essays,” according to the publisher, “he grows from student to teacher, reader to writer, and reckons with his identities as a son, a gay man, a Korean American, an artist, an activist, a lover, and a friend."