For Arlington Reads 2016, Ms. Otsuka discusses her acclaimed debut novel, "When the Emperor Was Divine," in which a Japanese American family is sent to Utah internment camp during World War II and is loosely based on the author’s family history.
Advance registration is not required, but seating is limited and first-come, first-served.
Upcoming Arlington Reads 2016 discussions:
- May 19: Richard Reeves on "Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II"
Arlington Reads is made possible through the generous support of the Friends of Arlington Public Library.