Release: Sept. 24, 2018
GAMBIER, Ohio — A number of award-winning writers will speak at Kenyon College this fall as part of the Kenyon Review’s 2018-2019 Reading Series. All events are free and open to the public and are held in the Finn House’s Cheever Room, 102 W. Wiggin St.
Upcoming readings include:
Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 4:10 p.m.: Daniel Poppick, a 2007 Kenyon graduate and co-editor of the Catenary Press. His poetry includes his 2017 book “The Police” and his forthcoming book “Fear of Description.” Poppick is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and has been an artist-in-residence at the MacDowell Colony and Yaddo.
Thursday, Nov. 8, at 4:10 p.m.: Emily Fridlund. Her first novel, “History of Wolves,” was a finalist for the 2017 Man Booker Prize and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. It won the American Academy of Arts and Letters Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and the GLCA New Writers Award.
All events are sponsored in whole or in part by the Kenyon Review, the Kenyon College Department of English, the GLCA New Writers Award and the Ohio Arts Council. For more information, visit kenyonreview.org.