Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Michael Ondaatje/Asian American Writers' Workshop

An Evening with Michael Ondaatje
Thursday, October 25, 2007

6-7:30 pm Private VIP cocktail party ($100)
7:30 pm General public reading, Q&A and booksigning ($15)

Tickets at 212.494.0061

@ Moti Hasson Gallery

535 West 25th Street (btwn 10th and 11th Avenues)
Chelsea art gallery district, Manhattan

The Asian American Writers' Workshop presents an exclusive event featuring
Michael Ondaatje, award-winning author of The English Patient (Knopf, 1992),
Anil's Ghost (Knopf, 2000), poetry collection Handwriting (Knopf, 2000) and
other major, internationally-renowned works. Michael has selected and will
read from his favorite passages, including his latest novel, Divisadero
(Knopf, 2007), and will discuss the impact of film, mixed media and moving
images on his writing. Audience Q&A to follow.

Ticket info:
VIP and general tickets may be purchased only over the telephone with a
credit card through the Workshop. Please call 212-494-0061. Tickets will be
held at the door under your name. A limited number of student tickets are
available for purchase in-person, in advance with current ID for $7 at the
Workshop (Tuesday - Friday, 12 noon - 7pm). There will be no tickets
available at the door as we will sell out. All proceeds from the event
support the Workshop, a 501(c)(3) non-profit literary arts organization.

This event is offered in partnership with The Consulate General of Canada -
New York, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation and Moti Hasson Gallery.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please call the Workshop at
212.494.0061 or click .