Up Next – Novelist Lydia Millet

The New Writing Series is delighted to welcome novelist Lydia Millet to the University of Maine for a reading on Thursday, October 23, 2008, at 4:30pm in 100 Neville Hall. The reading is free & open to the public, though seating is limited.

Novelist Lydia Millet

Novelist Lydia Millet


Lydia Millet is the author of six darkly humorous novels: Omnivores, George Bush: Dark Prince of Love, My Happy Life, Everyone’s Pretty, Oh Pure and Radiant Heart, and, most recently, How the Dead Dream. Her third novel, My Happy Life, won the 2003 PEN-USA Award for Fiction. Her fifth novel, Oh Pure and Radiant Heart was short-listed for the 2007 Arthur C. Clarke Award.

For more information about Lydia Millet visit her webpage.
For the New York Times review of her latest novel, click here.
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The UMaine New Writing Series is cosponsored by the English Department and the National Poetry Foundation.

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