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An Evening with Garth Greenwell and Jameson Fitzpatrick

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Starr Foundation Hall, Room UL102, University Center 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003

Garth Greenwell is the author of What Belongs to You, which was longlisted for the National Book Award and shortlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, it was named a best book of 2016 by over fifty publications, including The New York Times, The New YorkerPublishers Weekly, and The Guardian, and is being translated into ten languages. His short fiction has appeared in The Paris ReviewA Public SpaceVICE, and elsewhere, and he has contributed nonfiction to The New YorkerThe London Review of BooksThe New York Times, and The Atlantic. He holds graduate degrees from Harvard University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where he was an Arts Fellow. He lives in Iowa City.

Jameson Fitzpatrick's poems have appeared in The AwlBuzzFeed ReaderPoetry, and elsewhere. He is the author of the chapbook Morrisroe: Erasures (89plus/LUMA Publications), and teaches writing at New York University.

Moderated by Ben Fama, Creative Writing Program.

Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program. 

Image: Garth Greenwell

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