KEYNOTE: Michelle Zauner

Mar 19, 2022

1:00pm – 2:00pm CT

Michelle Zauner is best known as a singer and guitarist who creates dreamy, shoegaze-inspired indie pop under the name Japanese Breakfast. She has won acclaim from major music outlets around the world for releases like Psychopomp (2016) and Soft Sounds from Another Planet (2017). Her most recent album, Jubilee (2021), earned two GRAMMY nominations for Best New Artist and Best Alternative Music Album. Her first book, Crying in H Mart, an unflinching, powerful memoir about growing up Korean-American, losing her mother, and forging her own identity, is a New York Times Best Seller. She’s currently adapting the memoir for the screen for MGM’s Orion Pictures.

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Angie Martoccio

Rolling Stone

Michelle Zauner

Japanese Breakfast

This event will be live on Saturday, March 19th 2022 at 1:00pm CT

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