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BMI Panel: Female Novelists in the 21st Century

When

Feb. 22, 2012, 7pm to 8:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Ballroom

Description

Black Mountain Institute is pleased to present a conversation about the female voice and its evolution in fiction with Mary Gaitskill, author of the short-story collection and PEN/Faulkner Award nomination Because They Wanted To, Sarah Shun-lien Bynam, National Book Award finalist and winner of the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Madeleine is Sleeping, and Cheryl Strayed, Great Lakes Book Award finalist for her novel, Torch. The discussion will be moderated by Maile Chapman, author of the much-heralded first novel Your Presence is Requested at Suvanto and and professor of creative writing at UNLV.

Admission Information

This event is free and unticketed. Reservations are not required. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Contact information

Name: Maritza White
Office: RAJ 282
Phone: 702-895-5542
E-mail: blackmountaininstite@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Black Mountain Institute