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Fiction Writer Donald Pollock Kicks Off Creative Writing Reading Series Thursday

Posted by bgsuenglish on August 26, 2008

Donald Ray Pollock will give a reading at Prout Chapel (Thursday August 28 at 7:30 p.m.) to kick off this semester’s Creative Writing reading series. Pollock, is the author of a nationally acclaimed short story collection, Knockemstiff (Doubleday 2008) and his work has appeared in the New York Times, Third Coast, The Journal, Sou’Wester, Chiron Review, River Styx, Boulevard, Folio, and The Berkeley Fiction Review. Currently, he is a graduate student in the MFA program at Ohio State University and lives in Chillicothe.

He is currently at work on a novel set in 1965, about a serial killer named Arvin Eugene Russell.

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