Saltonstall Reading With Lisa Hsiao Chen & Ravi Mangla

About the Authors

Lisa Hsiao Chen is the author of Activities of Daily Living (W.W. Norton) and Mouth (Kaya Press), which won a writing award from the Association of Asian American Studies. She has received a Writers’ Award from the Rona Jaffe Foundation, a Center for Fiction fellowship and was a resident at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace Program. Born in Taipei, she now lives in New York City.

Ravi Mangla is the author of The Observant (Spuyten Duyvil) and Understudies (Outpost19). His writing has appeared in The AtlanticThe NationJacobinThe Kenyon ReviewCincinnati ReviewMid-American ReviewSalonThe Paris Review DailyQuarterly WestAmerican Short FictionTin House Online, and the Los Angeles Review of Books. He lives in Rochester, NY.

About our Partner Organization

The Saltonstall Foundation supports artists and writers of New York State through two main programs held at their colony in Ithaca, NY - the summer juried residency program and off-season do-it-yourself retreats. 

Event date: 
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Event address: 
215 N. Cayuga Street
Dewitt Mall
Ithaca, NY 14850
Activities of Daily Living: A Novel By Lisa Hsiao Chen Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393881127
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 12th, 2022

The Observant By Ravi Mangla Cover Image
ISBN: 9781956005585
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Published: Spuyten Duyvil - May 15th, 2022