Weike Wang: Joan Is Okay
A novel tailor-fit for our times, Weike Wang‘s Joan Is Okay follows a Chinese-American ICU doctor navigating grief, daughterhood, and belonging during the onset of the global pandemic. Wang has drawn praise for her distinct and original voice from the likes of Celeste Ng (Little Fires Everywhere), who hailed her ‘gimlet-eyed observation’ and ‘darkly biting wit’. See her in conversation with Melanie Cheng about a story that explores ambition, family and the mythic success story of the immigrant experience with great insight, humour and heart.
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