Friends Virtual Author Series: Sanjena Sathian, author of Gold Diggers

Wednesday, January 127:30—8:30 PMOnline

The Friends of the Belmont Public Library is delighted to bring to Belmont critically acclaimed author Sanjena Sathian to speak on her breakout novel, Gold Diggers. A magical realist coming-of-age story, Gold Diggers skewers the model minority myth to tell a hilarious and moving story about immigrant identity, community, and the underside of ambition.

Sanjena Sathian is the author of GOLD DIGGERS (Penguin Press, April 2021), which was  named a Top 10 Best Book of 2021 by the Washington Post, longlisted for the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize and India’s Tata Literature First Novel Prize, chosen as an Amazon Best of 2021 pick, a Good Morning America Buzz pick, and more. She is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop,  and is currently working on the television adaptation of Gold Diggers with Mindy Kaling’s production company, Kaling International.

Registration is required; Zoom information will be sent in your registration confirmation.  Thanks to the Friends of the Belmont Public Library for making this author series possible.

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