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A Reading By Benjamin Percy

Posted by bgsuenglish on September 30, 2009

Ben Index PicThe Creative Writing Reading Series continues this Thursday, October 1, with a reading by another visiting writer Benjamin Percy, who teaches creative writing (fiction and nonfiction) in the MFA program at Iowa State University. He the author of a novel, The Wilding (forthcoming from Graywolf, 2009), and two books of short stories, Refresh, Refresh (Graywolf, 2007) and The Language of Elk (Carnegie Mellon, 2006). His fiction and nonfiction have been read on National Public Radio, performed at Symphony Space, and published by Esquire, Men’s Journal, Paris Review, Chicago Tribune, Glimmer Train, and many other publications.

To listen to a recent interview between Ben Percy and Jessica Naudziunas of WNIN Indiana, click here.

Unless otherwise noted, readings are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday evenings at Prout Chapel. All events are free and open to the public.


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