February 4, 2016
Visiting Writer Series Reading: Karen Russell
Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Eliot Hall chapel
Karen Russell is the author of the story collections St. Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves and Vampires in the Lemon Grove, the novella Sleep Donation, and the novel Swamplandia!, which was named one of the five best fiction books of 2011 by the New York Times Book Review and honored as a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Russell is a graduate of the Columbia MFA program, a 2011 Guggenheim Fellow, and a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. More about the series.