Hays Visiting Writer Jennifer Egan

    Location: Fine Arts Center: M120 Korb Classroom
    Date: 10/01/19
    Time: 8:00PM - 9:30PM

    Description:

    Jennifer Egan is the author of several novels and a short story collection.  Her most recent novel, Manhattan Beach, a New York Times bestseller, was awarded the 2018 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction.  Her previous novel, A Visit From the Goon Squad, won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times book prize.  Also a journalist, she has written frequently in the New York Times Magazine—most recently about pregnancy and childbirth among opioid-dependent women.  She is currently the President of PEN America and Artist-in-Residence at the University of Pennsylvania.

    Ticket Information: free and open to the public

    For more information please contact:
    Violet Benge
    765.361.6290
    bengev@wabash.edu
    Event ID:44540