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Amy Tan

The Deschutes Public Library Foundation will kick off the 10th year of its Author! Author! literary series with a virtual appearance Thursday by Amy Tan, the writer behind “The Joy Luck Club,” “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” and other bestsellers.

The 7 p.m. event will feature Tan, 69, in conversation with longtime Bend artist and musician Jason “MOsley WOtta” Graham, followed by a Q&A with audience members.

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David Jasper is a features reporter and editor born and raised in Miami, Florida. He began his journalism career at the Weekly Planet, an alt-weekly in Tampa, before moving to Bend with his family in 2001.

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