EventsOliver Chin Book Talk: Awesome Asian Americans

Oliver Chin Book Talk: Awesome Asian Americans

4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Bay Point - Front Door Service Only

Description

Join us in this Super Hero Themed Book discussion with Oliver Chin, author, publisher, artist and educator.  Oliver will discuss his latest book "Awesome Asian Americans" and read sections of it for you.  This program will be via zoom and presented live.  Once you register, you will receive a link and password to join this presentation. Space is limited.

Awesome Asian Americans is co-authored with Phil Amara and features beautiful illustrations by artist Juan Calle and is published by Immedium based in San Francisco.

20 profiles with 60+ color illustrations make this a graphic novel like no other!

Readers will enjoy learning about groundbreaking citizens who have contributed to our country. The stories of 10 women and 10 men will inspire readers to accomplish their goals.

These profiles of compelling personalities, from diverse backgrounds and vocations, are brought to life with fantastic color illustrations by Juan Calle.

Learn about Asian American trailblazers who deserve more recognition in history textbooks, such as artist Tyrus Wong and activist Yuri Kochiyama. Then learn about contemporary movers and shakers, such as Nobel prize winning physicist Steven Chu, astronomer Jane Luu, writer Helen Zia, and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

All registered guests will receive an activity learning guide after registration and also be entered in a raffle for a free autographed book(s) and special prize bag.  Part of Free Comic Book Days!

Program:
Online Event
Suitable for:
Teens
Tweens
Type:
Education
Speaker
Arts and Entertainment
Language:
English

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