The Joy Luck Book Club is a podcast discussing Amy Tan's novel, by two daughters and their mother

The Joy Luck Club is a novel written by Amy Tan and released in 1989. It recounts the stories of four Chinese-American immigrant families in San Francisco, who start a club known as The Joy Luck Club. For AAPI Heritage Month, Rui Zhong, her sister, and her mother started a podcast to talk about the novel and its legacy in Asian American history.

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