Jennifer Gilmore and Belinda McKeon

Thursday, November 8, 2012
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor
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Writers at Barnard presents a reading by three visiting authors who are teaching Creative Writing for the Barnard English Department Faculty this fall.

Jennifer GilmoreJennifer Gilmore is the author of Something Red, a New York Times Notable Book of 2010, and Golden Country, a 2006 New York Times Notable Book, and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the National Jewish Book Award. Her work has appeared in magazines and journals including Allure, BOMB, BookForum, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times Magazine,the New York Times Book Review, Salon, Tin House and the Washington Post, and has been anthologized in More New York Stories: The Best of the City Section of the New York Times, The Friend Who Got Away, Bad Girls: 26 Writers Misbehave and How to Spell Chanukah.  Visit her website: www.jennifergilmore.net

BelindaBelinda McKeon's debut novel Solace (Scribner) was named a Kirkus Outstanding Debut of 2011 and won Irish Book of the Year at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.  McKeon was born in Ireland and now lives in Brooklyn.  She writes regularly on the arts for The Irish Times, and has also written for publications including The Paris Review and The Guardian.  Visit her website: www.belindamckeon.com
Credit for photo: Hiroki Kobayashi

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