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Los Angeles Times Book Club presents Ocean Vuong

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The Montalbán

1615 Vine Street

Los Angeles, CA 90028

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Author Ocean Vuong joins the L.A. Times Book Club on Jan. 27 to discuss “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” his bestselling 2019 novel.

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On Jan. 27, the Los Angeles Times Book Club welcomes Ocean Vuong.

Vuong’s debut novel is told as a letter from a young Vietnamese American man to his mother. “‘On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous’ is a book of sustained beauty and lyricism, earnest and relentless,” writes author Steph Cha in a Times review.

Vuong also is the author of the poetry collection “Night Sky with Exit Wounds,” winner of the Whiting Award and the T.S. Eliot Prize. His writing has been featured in The Atlantic, Harper’s, The Nation, New Republic and The New Yorker.

Tickets: General admission tickets are $15 ($10 for Times subscribers)

VIP tickets are $75 ($65 for Times subscribers). The VIP package includes admission to the pre-event author reception with Vuong; a copy of “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” wine; appetizers and reserved seating for the book talk.

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The Montalban Theatre

1615 Vine StHollywood, CA 90028

Doors open - 6:30 p.m.

VIP reception - 6:30 p.m.

Book talk - 7:30 p.m.

For ticket questions, contact eventinfo@latimes.com.

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