Madeline is available for book club meetings in the Madison, Wisconsin, area. She also does presentations including: “International Education,” “Traveling Solo: A Woman’s Guide,” “Education in Japan,” “Peace Corps in Your Senior Years,” “Saturdays Were for Funerals: HIV-AIDS in Southern Africa,” and speaks on other international travel and education topics.

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Book Talk and Signing at Chop Suey Books (Richmond, VA)

August 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Book Tour, Madeline Uraneck and Tenzin Kalsang

A Tibetan American Story of Hope

Join author Madeline Uraneck and Tibetan immigrant Tenzin Kalsang for their presentation, “A Tibetan American Story of Hope,” at indie bookstore Chop Suey Books in Richmond, Virginia, on Friday, August 24, 2018, from 7:00–8:00 p.m.

In the midst of the negative diatribes about immigrants, come hear an endearing tale of how one friendly “hello” offered to the new refugee family next door lead the author to explore three countries, acquire an expanded family on two continents, and ponder life-changing steps.

Author Madeline Uraneck will read from her new book, How to Make a Life: A Tibetan American Family and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted, published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press. Joining the author is the book’s heroine, Ms. Tenzin Kalsang, who will add her perspective.


Chop Suey Books
2913 W. Cary St.
Richmond, VA 23221

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Chop Suey Books in Richmond, Virginia


August 24, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Chop Suey Books
2913 W. Cary St.
Richmond, Virginia 23221
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