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VIRTUAL EVENT: LIVING WRITERS SERIES, Lesley Nneka Arimah

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:15pm

The UCSC Literature Department and Creative Writing Program Present: LIVING WRITERS SERIES FALL 2021 "The World Beyond Us," a theme centered on writers working and living outside the United States, writers who look beyond the U.S. in their work, and writers who work in languages other than English. Sponsored by The Puknat Literary Endowment, The Porter Hitchcock Poetry Fund, The Laurie Sain Endowment, The Humanities Institute, and Bookshop Santa Cruz.

Register for this FREE event series here.

October 14th: Lesley Nneka Arimah
Lesley Nneka Arimah was born in the UK and grew up in Nigeria and wherever else her father was stationed for work. Her stories have been honored with a National Magazine Award, a Commonwealth Short Story Prize and an O. Henry Award. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, McSweeney’s, GRANTA and has received support from The Elizabeth George Foundation and MacDowell.

The Living Writers Series runs on select Thursdays from 5:20-6:55p.m. Authors' books available for pick up or delivery via Bookshop Santa Cruz. Find them here.

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What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735211032
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - April 3rd, 2018