Please join the “Friends of CSI” for a Literary Luncheon featuring CSI Professor of Nonfiction, Ava Chin, author of Mott Street: A Chinese American Family’s Story of Exclusion and Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 1 from noon to 3:00pm at Osteria Santina, 502 Jewett Ave., Staten Island, NY 10302.

Admission per person is:

$105 for Lunch and Program, including the book at 30% discount

$85 for Lunch and Program

Note:  if you do not wish to pre-purchase the book for $20, they will be available for purchase at the full price of $30 at the event

To register, make your payment securely by credit card here and select “Friends of CSI Literary Luncheon” in the gift designation drop-down menu. Please add the names of your guests in the comments box.

Please RSVP by Thursday,  Sept. 21.

If you have questions, please call or email Jackie Lamberti at 718.982.2266 /

All proceeds will benefit scholarships.

By Jacqueline Lamberti