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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


Join author Vanessa Chan to discuss her stunning debut novel, The Storm We Made, on Thursday 6 June, 7-8pm in this free, Zoom event.

Vanessa will be talking to creative writing tutor, Dr Midge Gillies about her sweeping, historical epic which tells the story of an unlikely spy, a secret love affair, and the uncontrollable forces that will test even the most unbreakable ties, and her winding path from international student, to corporate executive, to author. The bestselling novel is a Good Morning America Book Club Pick, a BBC Radio 2 Book Club pick, a New York Times Editors Choice, and will be translated in over 20 languages. Vanessa grew up in Malaysia and is now based mostly in New York.

Watch the recording here.

Event date

Thursday, 6 June, 2024 - 19:00