Talk­ing Pretty

Hong Kong Tatler - - Hot Ticket -

BEST­SELLING AU­THOR AND CO­ME­DIAN DAVID SEDARIS WILL BE SPIN­NING YARNS FILLED WITH HIS SIG­NA­TURE SAR­DONIC WIT AND SCIN­TIL­LAT­ING SO­CIAL COM­MEN­TARY FOR STORYWORTHYWEEK—A HONG KONG STO­RY­TELLING FES­TI­VAL. DRAW­ING ON HIS EX­PE­RI­ENCES IN THE US, SEDARIS OF­TEN AD­DRESSES HIS FAM­ILY LIFE, BACK­GROUND AND CHAL­LENGES IN HIS WORK, TRANS­FORM­ING THEM INTO SATIR­I­CAL ANEC­DOTES WHOSE AP­PEAL HAS SEEN HIM SELL SEVEN MIL­LION BOOKS THROUGH­OUT HIS CA­REER. SEDARIS WILL BE READ­ING STO­RIES AS WELL AS SHAR­ING EX­CLU­SIVE SNIP­PETS OF HIS WORKS-IN-PROGRESS. SEPTEM­BER 18; KITEC; $320–420 FROM HKTICKETING.COM; STORYWORTHYWEEK.COM

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