Joy Williams Reading

Monday, November 9, 2015

8:00 pm

Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street Map

Sponsored by:
Creative Writing Program

Part of the Lane Lecture Series

Joy Williams is the author of four novels—the most recent, The Quick and the Dead, was a runner-up for the Pulitzer Prize in 2001—and four collections of stories, as well as Ill Nature, a book of essays that was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. The Visiting Privilege: New and Collected Stories, the most complete volume of Williams’ long career, was published in fall 2015. Among her many honors are the Rea Award for the Short Story and the Strauss Living Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She was elected to the Academy in 2008. She lives in Tucson, Arizona, and Laramie, Wyoming.

When:
Monday, November 9, 2015.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Admission:

Free and open to the public, no tickets or reservations required.

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading Humanities Literary 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-723-0011, creative1@stanford.edu
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