Maxine Hong Kingston Delivers Althea Ward Clark W’21 Reading

Pictured from left to right: Professor Anne A. Cheng (English), Maxine Hong Kingston, Professor James Richardson (Lewis Center for the Arts), and Professor Paul Nadal (English).

On Wednesday, Sep. 25th, Maxine Hong Kingston, recipient of numerous awards including the National Book Award, the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, and a National Humanities Medal from the National Endowment for the Humanities, delivered a reading from her new work-in-progress in celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Program in Creative Writing at Princeton. Pictured from left to right: Professor Anne A. Cheng (English), Maxine Hong Kingston, Professor James Richardson (Lewis Center for the Arts), and Professor Paul Nadal (English).