On October 31st at Tecolote Shores North, Mission Bay Park in San Diego, the Lao community will be gathering for the nd annual Lao Boat Racing Festival from 9am-4pm. You can learn more by visiting MekongBoatRacingClub on facebook or e-mailing MekongBoatRacing@gmail.com.
Among the vendors who will be present will be Sahtu Press, with author appearances by Nor Sanavongsay, Bryan Thao Worra, and Krysada Panusith Phounsiri. They’ll have a variety of Lao American books on hand including copies of A Sticky Mess; Dance Among Elephants; Tanon Sai Jai; DEMONSTRA; The Wolf and the Moon; To Live Here; and My Proud Sacrifice. Books will be $20 each, except for The Wolf and the Moon which sells for $5.