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Wolff to read non-fiction works March 27

March 24, 2013
Melora Wolff
Melora Wolff, English
Department

Melora Wolff, an award-winning nonfiction writer, will give a reading of her works at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in the Surrey Williamson Inn. Admission is free and open to the public.

A visiting assistant professor of English and theater arts, Wolff specializes in teaching and researching creative writing (both fiction and non-fiction); literature (fiction, poetry, and essay), and writing about theater and drama.

Her work has been published in Best American Fantasy, Brick, Salmagundi, The Gettysburg Review, The New York Times, and The Southern Review, among others. Among her awards and honors are a “Notable Essay of the Year” in Best American Essays (2012), and artists’ fellowship in nonfiction literature from the New York Foundation for the Arts, and being a finalist for the Iowa Award in Nonfiction (2008).

The reading is sponsored by the Department of English.

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