Great Expectations

A blog of the Department of English at BGSU:A place for faculty, students and alumni to connect.

Authors! Authors!

Posted by bgsuenglish on August 26, 2013

This fall and the coming spring, be sure to check out the Authors! Authors! reading series, sponsored by the Toledo Blade and the Toledo Public Library. The series includes:

  • Sherman Alexie, author of Ten Little Indians, Reservation Blues, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, War Dance, The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, and The Toughest Indian in the World (Sept. 11 at the Stranahan Theater).
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca, author of the memoir A Place to Stand (Oct. 2 at the main library in downtown Toledo).
  • Zadie Smith, author of White Teeth, On Beauty, and the recent NW (March 5, 2014 at the Stranahan Theater).
  • Henry Winkler (May 14, 2014 at the Stranahan Theater).

And there are more. The full list of authors with descriptions can be found here.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: