Albuquerque Academy Diversity Day featuring Maxine Hong Kingston

Bookworks is pleased to sell books for award-winning author Maxine Hong Kingston at her featured evening reading at Albuquerque Academy's Diversity Day celebrations.

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Maxine Hong Kingston’s first book, The Woman Warrior, was published in 1976 and won the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her second book, China Men, earned the National Book Award. Still today, both books are widely taught in literature and other classes. Kingston has earned additional awards, including the PEN West Award for Fiction for Tripmaster Monkey, the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, and the National Humanities Medal, which was conferred by President Clinton, as well as the title “Living Treasure of Hawai‘i” bestowed by a Honolulu Buddhist church. Her most recent books include a collection of essays, Hawai‘i One Summer, and latest novel, The Fifth Book of Peace. Kingston is currently Senior Lecturer Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley.

Event date: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
Albuquerque Academy
6400 Wyoming Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts Cover Image
ISBN: 9780679721888
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage Books USA - April 23rd, 1989

I Love a Broad Margin to My Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307454591
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Published: Vintage Books - February 14th, 2012

Tripmaster Monkey: His Fake Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9780679727897
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Published: Vintage - June 26th, 1990

China Men Cover Image
ISBN: 9780679723288
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 1989