Write Thing Reading Series - Lance Olsen, Fiction writer, University of Utah

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April 3, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Lance Olsen, Fiction writer, University of UtahLance Olsen is author of more than 20 books of and about experimental fiction, including three published this spring: Theories of Forgetting, a novel influenced by Robert Smithson's earthwork, The Spiral Jetty; How to Unfeel the Dead: New & Selected Fictions; and [[ there.]], a critifictional meditation on the confluence of travel, curiosity, paying attention, and innovative writing practices. His short stories, essays, poems, and reviews have appeared in hundreds of journals and anthologies, such as Conjunctions, McSweeney’s, and Best American Non-Required Reading. A Guggenheim, Berlin Prize, N.E.A., and Pushcart recipient, as well as a Fulbright Scholar, he serves as chair of FC2's Board of Directors and teaches experimental narrative theory and practice at the University of Utah.

This reading will take place at the Western New York Book Arts Center, 468 Washington St, Buffalo

More information about Medaille’s Write Thing series is available here: http://www.medaille.edu/write-thing

*NOTE: the time has been changed to 8pm from 7pm

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