Michelle Kim discusses 'Running Through Sprinklers'
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, 4 – 5:45 p.m.
Michelle Kim discusses 'Running Through Sprinklers'
WhereMontlake Branch
Room LocationDon G. and Jane Markham Abel Meeting Room
AudienceKids & Families, Teens, Adults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryPlease join us for a conversation with Michelle Kim, author Running Through Sprinklers, a middle-grade novel set in Surrey, BC, with scenes in Seoul and Seattle.
View in Catalog"Running Through Sprinklers" by Michelle Kim
DescriptionIn conversation with Dr. Bruce Fulton, Michelle will discuss her novel, her journey to publication, and perform a reading.



Michelle Kim is a novelist, filmmaker, and actor. She was born in Surrey, BC, to a human-rights-lawyer father of British descent and a fashion-designer mother of Korean descent. A former journalist for the BBC and CBC, Kim has acted in and produced various feature films. Her directorial debut, The Tree Inside played at film festivals around the world and won audience choice awards at the Vancouver Asian Film Festival and the Northwest Filmmaker's Festival in Portland. Running Through Sprinklers is her first novel.



Bruce Fulton is an American professor of Korean Literature and Literary Translation. He and Ju-Chan Fulton are noted translators of modern Korean fiction with an extensive list of publications. He has lived in U.S., Canada, and Korea.
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Contact InfoMontlake Branch
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