Presented by the Asian American Writers’ Workshop

Featuring David Henry Hwang and B.D. Wong in a special celebration of M. Butterfly

The Workshop presents a Lifetime Achievement Award to Tony Award-winning playwright David Henry Hwang to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his groundbreaking play M. Butterfly. We’ll reunite Mr. Hwang with Law & Order actor B.D. Wong in a special reading and conversation with Oskar Eustis, the Artistic Director of The Public Theater.

We will also honor Fiction award-winner Mohsin Hamidfor The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Nonfiction award-winner Vijay Prashad for The Darker Nations, and Poetry Award-winner Sun Yung Shin for Skirt Full of Black.

All guests will receive a free paperback of M. Butterfly, published by Plume. Purchase tickets online to the Monday, December 8, 2008 by clicking here.