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BMI: Emerging Writers Series with Leni Zumas

When

Feb. 11, 2014, 7pm to 8:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium

Description

Leni Zumas’ debut, "Farewell Navigator," was hailed as a “powerful, irresistible collection” by Publishers Weekly; her novel, "The Listeners," was a finalist for the 2013 Oregon Book Award. She has been awarded fellowships by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and the New York Foundation for the Arts. She teaches creative writing at Portland State University.

The reading will be followed by a Q&A and book signing.

The Emerging Writers Series (EWS) brings early career poets and fiction writers each year to the campuses of UNLV and UNR to present public readings and student-centered craft talks.

Admission Information

All Black Mountain Institute (BMI) events are free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.

Contact Information

Name: Maritza White
Office: RAJ 282A
Phone: 702-895-5442
E-mail: Blackmountaininstitute@unlv.edu

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Event Sponsor

The Emerging Writers Series is presented with the support of Nevada Humanities.