Alumni Reading Series: Fiction Writer David Armstrong


Feb. 1, 2017, 7pm to 7:30pm

Office/Remote Location

Room 101
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David Armstrong’s story collections are Going Anywhere, winner of the Leapfrog Press Fiction Prize, and Reiterations, winner of the New American Fiction Prize (forthcoming in 2017). Most recently his long story, “Missives from the Green Campaign,” was chosen by Brian Evenson as winner of the Omnidawn Fabulist Fiction Chapbook Contest (to be published as a standalone chapbook by Omnidawn in Fall 2017).

Individually, his stories have appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Narrative Magazine, Mississippi Review, Iron Horse Literary Review, Desert Companion Magazine, Best of Ohio Short Stories, and elsewhere. His short fiction has won the Mississippi Review Prize, Yemassee’s William Richey Short Fiction Contest, the New South Writing Contest, and Jabberwock Review’s Prize for Fiction, among other awards. He is a professor of creative writing at the University of the Incarnate Word, and lives with his wife and son in San Antonio, Texas.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

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Contact Information

Black Mountain Institute

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Black Mountain Institute