Tommy Orange in Conversation
Oakland Public Library welcomes Tommy Orange, acclaimed local author of There There. Orange will appear on stage at the Oakland Museum of California in conversation with 2019 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate, Samuel Getachew. Orange was born and raised in Oakland, and his debut novel received the PEN/Hemingway Award, the American Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
This program is presented in partnership with San Francisco Public Library and the Oakland Museum of California.