In this virtual event, bestselling author and illustrator Jonny Sun shares his new, honest, and hilarious collection of personal essays, stories, and poems accompanied by his trademark illustrations. In GOODBYE, AGAIN, Jonny Sun covers topics such as mental health, happiness, and what it means to belong. Throughout his impressive career so far, Sun has been named one of TIME Magazine's 25 Most Influential People on the Internet, as well as named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. He was a writer for the Emmy-nominated sixth season of the Netflix Original Series BOJACK HORSEMAN and is the illustrator of GMORNING GNIGHT! by Lin-Manuel Miranda. During the event, Sun will be in conversation with the host of Netflix's STRONG BLACK LEGENDS, Tracy Clayton.
Purchase Jonny Sun's new collection, GOODBYE, AGAIN, from An Unlikely Story to receive a signed copy of the book, while supplies last. The first 20 customers who order the book will also receive a limited edition enamel leaf pin.
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ABOUT THE BOOK:
The wonderfully original author of Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too gives us a collection of touching and hilarious personal essays, stories, poems—accompanied by his trademark illustrations—covering topics such as mental health, happiness, and what it means to belong.
Jonny Sun is back with a collection of essays and other writings in his unique, funny, and heartfelt style. The pieces range from long meditations on topics like loneliness and being an outsider, to short humor pieces, conversations, and memorable one-liners.
Jonny's honest writings about his struggles with feeling productive, as well as his difficulties with anxiety and depression will connect deeply with his fans as well as anyone attempting to create in our chaotic world.
It also features a recipe for scrambled eggs that might make you cry.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Jonny Sun is the best-selling author and illustrator of everyone’s a aliebn when ur a aliebn too and the illustrator of Gmorning, Gnight! by Lin-Manuel Miranda. He was a writer for the Emmy-nominated sixth season of the Netflix Original Series BoJack Horseman, and is currently writing a movie, a new book, and multiple other projects. As a doctoral candidate at MIT and a creative researcher at the Harvard metaLAB, he studies social media, virtual place, and online community. He has a master’s degree in architecture from Yale and a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Toronto. TIME Magazine named him one of the 25 Most Influential People on the Internet of 2017, and in 2019, he was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list, and gave a TED Talk that has been viewed online over 3 million times.
Tracy Clayton is a writer, humorist, and podcaster from Louisville, Kentucky. She is the host of several shows, including Netflix's Strong Black Legends, Sony's My 90s Playlist, and Pineapple Media's Back Issue.