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New American Writing: David Bezmozgis & Deb Olin Unferth

Thursday Apr 28, 2011 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM This is a past program

David Bezmozgis’s first book, Natasha and Other Stories, was a 2004 New York Times Notable Book. He was a Guggenheim Fellow in 2005, and was also named one of the New Yorker’s “20 Under 40.” His new book is The Free World. Deb Olin Unferth is the author of the story collection Minor Robberies and the novel Vacation, a New York Times Book Review Critics’ Choice. She was a Harper’s Bazaar “Editors’ Choice: Name to Know in 2011."

New American Writing

This series of contemporary fiction and poetry readings is organized by Benjamin Weissman, author of two books of short fiction, most recently Headless, and professor of creative writing at Art Center College of Design and Otis College of Art and Design.

Public programs are made possible by Hammer Members and the generosity of Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, and an anonymous donor.