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Silicon Valley Reads 2018 No Matter What: Caring, Coping, Compassion

The Commonwealth Club

Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)

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Rachel Khong, Author, Goodbye, Vitamin
Mark Lukach, Author, My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward
Sal Pizarro, Columnist, The Mercury News—Moderator

Rachel Khong and Mark Lukach bring together the stories of two families that found renewed love and commitment after being thrust into caregiving roles. Khong’s novel, Goodbye, Vitamin,chronicles the life of a young women who returns home to care for her father who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. Lukach’s memoir, My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward, is about his wife’s experience with mental illness. Together, Khong and Lukach look at the role of caregivers and how it often takes a community to tackle life’s most challenging situations.

Location: De Anza College, Visual and Arts Performing Center, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA
Time: 6:45 p.m. doors open, 7:30 p.m. program, 8:30 p.m. book signing
Notes: Presented by the Santa Clara County Library District, the San José Public Library, the Santa Clara County Office of Education and De Anza College; Khong photo by Andria Lo 

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Visual and Arts Performing Center
De Anza College
21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014

Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)


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