San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Throughout China’s long history crime and punishment have been prominent literary themes. It’s a tradition that endures today as the nation continues to produce some of the best crime writing around. We’re hosting two of these fantastic writers: Lisa Brackmann and Diane Wei Liang.
Brackmann is author of the New York Times’ bestselling Ellie McEnroe detective series, a whirlwind of a trilogy, which takes you into the heart of China’s troubled art world via the lovely but frustrating character Ellie.
In a contrasting but interconnected approach, Diane Wei Liang is the author of two international bestselling books featuring the brave and somewhat more sensible heroine Mei Wang.
The pair will discuss their characters and in so doing shed light on some of the less talked about but wickedly compulsive sides of China today. A fantastic event for anyone interested in China, crime or both.
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