CHI Salon: Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint Reading

October 2, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Frost Library, Center for Humanistic Inquiry
Headshot of Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint in front of a brick wall

Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint is the author of the lyric novel The End of Peril, the End of Enmity, the End of Strife, A Haven, which Jenny Boully called “an amazingly beautiful changeling of a book,” and which won the 2019 Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature. She also wrote the forthcoming family history project Zat Lun, which won the 2018 Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize. Her work has appeared in Black Warrior Review, TriQuarterly and Kenyon Review Online, among other journals, and has been translated into Burmese and Lithuanian. She is the new visiting writer at Amherst College.

Refreshments and childcare will be provided.

Contact Info

Catherine Newman
(413) 542-8200
image of e-mail address@amherst.edu