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Fiction Writer Margot Singer Reads Her Work

Posted by bgsuenglish on September 17, 2008

Fiction writer Margot Singer will give a reading at Prout Chapel this Thursday (September 18 at 7:30 p.m.) as part of this semester’s ongoing Creative Writing reading series. Singer is the author of the story collection, The Pale of Settlement (University of Georgia Press, 2007), winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and the 2008 Reform Judaism Prize for Jewish Fiction. Her short stories and essays have appeared in AGNI, Prairie Schooner, The Gettysburg Review, Shenandoah, The Western Humanities Review, The North American Review, The Sun, and many others. She is also the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the Carter Prize for the Essay, and the Glasgow Prize for Emerging Writers. She is currently an Assistant Professor of English at Denison University, where she is the Bosler Endowed Faculty Fellow.

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