Contemporary Fiction Book Group

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 10:00am

The Contemporary Fiction Book Group will be reading and discussing On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong on September 10, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Field Library Gallery.

The first novel by poet Ocean Vuong, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous takes the form of a letter from a son to his illiterate mother, looking at the family's history rooted in the Vietnam War, and attempting to share parts of his life with his mother that she's never known anything about.

Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.