Great Writers, Great Readings presents Jennifer Egan

Hofstra University’s Department of English and the M.F.A. in Creative Writing present the tenth annual Great Writers, Great Readings Series at Hofstra: A Yearlong Celebration. Author Jennifer Egan will be the lecturer on Monday, November, 4, 2013 at 7 p.m. Ms. Egan is the author of A Visit From the Goon Squad, a national bestseller, which won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction and the LA Times Book Prize. She is also the author of The Invisible Circus, Emerald City and Other Stories, Look at Me and the bestselling The Keep. Also a journalist, she writes frequently for The New York Times Magazine.

All Great Writers, Great Readings events are free and open to the public. This event will take place in the Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus.
Great Writers, Great Readings was launched by Hofstra University in recognition of the importance of writing and literature in a liberal arts education. In addition to a baccalaureate degree in English, Hofstra currently offers an M.F.A. in Creative Writing and an M.A. in English. The program's faculty include playwright Erik Brogger, author Julia Markus and two Guggenheim Fellows: novelist Martha McPhee and poet Phillis Levin.
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Monday, November 04, 2013


Free and open to the public



Cultural Center Theater - Leo A. Guthart
Guthart Cultural Center Theater
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549


Phone: 516-463-5410
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