East City Bookshop welcomes debut authors Julie Langsdorf, Kate Hope Day, and Angie Kim to discuss the writing life, their novels, and much more.
Angie Kim moved as a preteen from Seoul, South Korea, to the suburbs of Baltimore. She attended Stanford University and Harvard Law School, where she was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, then practiced as a trial lawyer at Williams & Connolly. Her stories have won the Glamour Essay Contest and the Wabash Prize in Fiction, and appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times, Salon, Slate, The Southern Review, Sycamore Review, The Asian American Literary Review, and PANK. Kim lives in northern Virginia with her husband and three sons.
Kate Hope Day holds a BA from Bryn Mawr College and a PhD in English from the University of Pittsburgh. She was an associate producer at HBO. She lives in Oregon with her husband and their two children.
Julie Langsdorf’s short stories have appeared in literary magazines including Puerto del Sol, Descant, Karamu, So to Speak, and Bethesda . She was a quarterfinalist for an Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award and a finalist for a Heekin Foundation James grant for a novel in progress, and she has received four fiction grants from the Maryland State Arts Council.