Brandon Taylor in conversation with Drew Cohen


Feb. 24, 2020, 7pm to 8pm

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The Writer's Block | 519 S. 6th Street (6th & Bonneville)
Brandon Taylor


Black Mountain Institute and The Writer’s Block are proud to present fiction writer Brandon Taylor, whose debut novel, Real Life, explores intimacy, violence, and mercy among friends in a Midwestern university town. Taylor will discuss his work with Drew Cohen, co-owner of The Writer’s Block.

Brandon Taylor is the associate editor of Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading and a staff writer at Literary Hub. His writing has received fellowships from Lambda Literary and the Tin House Summer Writer’s Workshop.  He currently lives in Iowa City, where he is a student at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop in fiction.

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This event is free and open to the public, but a reservation is required.

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The Beverly Rogers, Carol C. Harter Black Mountain Institute