College to Host “The Big Read”

Published on: May 25, 2007

    College to Host “The Big Read” – a Staged Reading & Panel Discussion Celebrating Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club.

    On Friday, May 25, the Montgomery County Memorial Library System and Montgomery College, in partnership with the Asian Pacific American Heritage Association, will host an Asian Pacific American staged reading and author discussion regarding the universal themes of The Joy Luck Club-- intergenerational conflict, cultural preservation, immigrant experience--and how it shapes their literary works.

    For more information, contact: Jerilynn Williams, Montgomery County Library Director, (936)760-6944; jwilliams@countylibrary.org; or Dr. Janice Peyton, director of the Lone Star College–Montgomery Library, (936) 273-7392; Janice.Peyton@lonestar.edu.