Sharon Lam is a writer and architectural graduate. Her debut novel, Lonely Asian Woman (Lawrence & Gibson, 2019) , was longlisted for the Jann Medlicott Acorn Prize for Fiction at the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.
Events at Word
A CLEAR DAWN: NEW ASIAN VOICES FROM AOTEAROA NEW ZEALANDSunday, 29th August 12:00 pm
A Clear Dawn is the first ever anthology of Asian-New Zealand creative writing. Editors Paula Morris and Alison Wong host readings and conversation with contributors E Wen Wong, Sharon Lam, Nod Ghosh, Russell Boey, Melanie Kwang and Neema Singh, with special guest Jeffrey Zhao on the erhu.
FUNNIER AND WEIRDERSaturday, 28th August 6:00 pm
You discover that some of New Zealand's weirdest satirists are gathering at Foundation for a drink. You go along to hear readings from Sharon Lam, Murdoch Stephens, Rebecca K Reilly, Nathan Joe and Megan Dunn, with Ray Shipley as your host. Afterwards, you're never quite the same.