Austin Liti Limits: Simon Han

Debut author Simon Han discusses his much-lauded debut, Nights When Nothing Happened with Scott Semegran in the latest episode of Austin Liti Limits. The pair cover writing the Chinese-American experience and how the book came to be.

Watch Part 2 of this interview for an excerpt of Nights When Nothing Happened performed by Simon Han. And be sure to order your copy from BookPeople today. Fans of this book include fans include Lorrie Moore, Kevin Wilson, Bryan Washington, and Angie Kim.


About the Author: Simon Han was born in Tianjin, China, and raised in various cities in Texas. His stories have appeared in The Iowa ReviewGuernicaElectric Literature, and the Texas Observer, and his essays have appeared in The Atlantic and Lit Hub. The recipient of several fiction awards and arts fellowships, he is currently a visiting assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Tulsa.

You can watch past episodes here, and be sure to tune in on this page for regular updates and more content featuring authors we’re hosting in-store.

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