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Upcoming events for the series: The Big Read: 'To Live' in Athens, GA

Feb
27

Dumplings at the Garden: An Evening of Food and Literature by which 'To Live'

Celebrate Chinese cuisine, as inspired by Yu Hua's famous novel "To Live," by learning how to make Chinese dumplings at the State Botanical Garden.

Feb
28

A 'Novel' Approach to Discussing Literature: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Yu Hua's 'To Live'

Join us for a panel discussion featuring interdisciplinary perspectives on "To Live."

Mar
1

'To Live' Book Discussion

Join members of the Athens-Clarke County Library's book clubs to discuss this year's Big Read selection, "To Live," by Yu Hua.

Mar
20–25

The Big Read on Stage: "BFE"

This darkly comic coming-of-age play about an Asian-American teen was written by Julia Cho and directed by Farley Richmond.

Mar
24

Grace Lin: 'The Path of a Multicultural Author'

NEA Big Read 2018 Keynote Speaker Grace Lin is a New York Times-bestselling author and Newbery winner featured at the annual UGA Children's Literature Conference.