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Arts and Performance

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, the Elise and Leonard Elman Visiting Writer

March 2, 2022 at 5:00pm6:00pm EST

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC)

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The Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences presents the Raymond Carver Reading Series.

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum is the author of two novels—Ms. Hempel Chronicles, a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, and Madeleine Is Sleeping, a finalist for the National Book Award and winner of the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize—and a story collection, Likes. Her fiction has appeared in many magazines and anthologies, including The New YorkerPloughsharesTin House, and The Best American Short Stories. The recipient of an O. Henry Award, a Whiting Award, and an NEA Fellowship, she was named one of “20 Under 40” fiction writers by The New Yorker. She lives in Los Angeles.

All readings are scheduled to be held in HBC Gifford Auditorium in a manner consistent with the campus COVID alert level and associated masking framework. Should the situation change, an update will be posted here.

(Photo by Mara Casey)

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This event was first published on February 9, 2022 and last updated on February 10, 2022.

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