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Todd Robinson | Poetry | Wed | Sep 19
Todd Robinson is the author of Note at Heart Rock, which received honorable mention in the Main Street Rag Chapbook contest, Legends of the Name: Buffalo Soldiers in Nebraska,
Jericho Brown | Poetry | Wed | Oct 10
Jericho Brown is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award, and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and the National Endowment for the Arts. Brown’s first book, Please (New Issues 2008), won the American Book Award. His second book, The New Testament (Copper Canyon 2014), won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and was named one of the best of the year by Library Journal, Coldfront and the Academy of American Poets. His poems have appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The New Republic, Buzzfeed
Amina Gautier | Fiction | Wed | Oct 17
Amina Gautier is the author of three short story collections: At-Risk, Now We Will Be Happy and The Loss of All Lost Things. At-Risk was awarded the Flannery O’Connor Award and the Eric Hoffer Legacy Award. Now We Will Be Happy was awarded the Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction, the International Latino Book Award, the Royal Palm Literary Award and was a Finalist for the William Saroyan International Prize. The Loss of All Lost Things was awarded the Elixir Press Award in Fiction, the Phillis Wheatley Award, the Chicago Public Library’s 21st Century Award and was a Finalist for the Hurston/Wright Award, the Paterson Prize and the John Gardner Award.
Sonja Livingston | Non-Fiction | Wed | Oct 31
Sonja Livingston is an award-winning essayist and author of three books of nonfiction, including the memoir Ghostbread, which won the AWP Prize for Creative Nonfiction. Her latest book, Ladies Night at the Dreamland, combines research and imagination to resurrect the lives of long-gone women. Her essays have appeared in many publications such as Salon, The Rumpus, Creative Nonfiction, Brevity and
Joshua Ferris | Fiction | Wed | Nov 7
Joshua Ferris is the bestselling author of three novels, Then We Came to the End, The Unnamed and To
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