Fiction writer Holly Wilson reads in the New Writing Series on Thursday, February 17, at 4:30 in the Soderberg Center Auditorium on the University of Maine’s flagship campus in Orono. The event is free and open to the public, though seating is limited.
Holly Wilson’s fiction has appeared most recently in New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best, 2009, Narrative Magazine, and Redivider. She’s been a Kingsbury Fellow at Florida State University and a Tennessee Williams Scholar at Sewanee Writers’ Conference and will earn a PhD in literature and creative writing this May from Florida State. She makes her home in Tallahassee, Florida, where she’s finishing her first novel. You can read some of her stories here.
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The UMaine New Writing Series is sponsored by the English Department and the National Poetry Foundationwith support from the Lloyd H. Elliott fund, the Milton Ellis Memorial Fund, the Honors College, and the Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series Committee. Grateful acknowledgment is made to the Pulp & Paper Foundation for the use of the Soderberg Center. FMI contact Steve Evans at steven dot evans at maine dot edu or at 207-581-3818.
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