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Online Maine Author Talk: Phuc Tran
July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Phuc Tran via Zoom on Friday, July 29, at 7 p.m. for a talk about his memoir “Sigh, Gone.” Register by visiting https://tinyurl.com/mv7zzrjb.
Phuc Tran was born in Sài Gòn Việtnam. His family fled to America in 1975, and he grew up in Carlisle, Pa. He majored in classical languages and literature at Bard College and received his master’s degree at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
In 2003, he and his wife moved to Maine, where they opened their shop, Tsunami Tattoo. “Sigh, Gone” received the 2021 Maine Literary Award for best memoir, the New England Book Award’s 2020 Prize for nonfiction, and was named a best book of the year by Amazon, Audible, Kirkus Reviews, BookPage, Marie Claire, BookRiot, AudioFile Magazine and Next Big Idea Club.