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The Power of Words: An Evening with Jamie Ford

  • Buskirk-Chumley Theater 114 East Kirkwood Avenue Bloomington, IN, 47408 United States (map)

An evening with New York Times best selling author Jamie Ford at the historic Buskirk-Chumley Theater. A mesmerizing and evocative storyteller, Ford’s work explores the themes of family, racism, and love and loss with poignant, heartfelt prose. Ford discusses his novels, including Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, and his experiences as a biracial Chinese American growing up in a multi-cultural family.

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Later Event: November 17
Gala Author Reception with Jamie Ford