85 Queen: An Evening with Lisa See

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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TIckets available Monday, March 4 at 9 am click here: An Evening with Lisa See

We’re thrilled to welcome international bestselling author Lisa See as she launches her newest novel, The Island of Sea Women


Ms. See’s latest novel deftly explores the complexities of female friendship and introduces readers to the remarkably strong and spirited female divers of Jeju Island. It’s also an eye-opening portrait of a country ravaged by decades of conflict and unrest, and a searing examination of the effects that foreign intervention can have on the evolution of a nation and of course individual lives.  It asks the eternal questions:  How do we find forgiveness? Can we find forgiveness? Booklist has called the novel, “A stupendous multigenerational family saga, See’s latest also provides an enthralling cultural anthropology highlighting the soon-to-be-lost, matriarchal haenyeo phenomenon and an engrossing history of violently tumultuous twentieth-century Korea… Stupendous…Mesmerizing.”



Registration required and opens Monday, March 4 at 9 am   via eventbrite: 

Event Type(s): Arts, Culture and Entertainment
Age Group(s): Adults