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Monday, October 16, 2017
6:00 PM


Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801




Committee on Creative Writing


Catherine Lacey selects a student from a group of anonymous submissions to read their original work. Catherine will read her work as well.

Catherine Lacey is the author of THE ANSWERS and NOBODY IS EVER MISSING, She has won a Whiting Award, was a finalist for the NYPL's Young Lions Fiction Award, and named one of Granta Magazine's Best Young American Novelists. Her work has been translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch & German. With Forsyth Harmon, she co-authored a nonfiction book, THE ART OF THE AFFAIR. Her first short story collection, CERTAIN AMERICAN STATES is forthcoming from Farrar Straus & Giroux. Based in Chicago, she is the 2017-2018 Grisham Writer in Residence at the University of Mississippi.