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Jan  15

Corey Van Landingham & Ottessa Moshfegh

A reading by Stegner Fellows, Corey Van Landingham & Ottessa Moshfegh.

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday, 01/15/2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Terrace Room (4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall)

Bio:

Corey Van Landingham is originally from Ashland, Oregon, and is currently a Wallace Stegner fellow at Stanford University. The author of Antidote (forthcoming from Ohio State University Press), her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in AGNI, Best New Poets 2012, Kenyon Review, Narrative, The Southern Review, and elsewhere.

Ottessa Moshfegh is a fiction writer from Boston. Her short stories have appeared in Fence, Noon, Vice, the Paris Review and various other literary magazines and online journals. Last year she was awarded the Plimpton Discovery Prize for her stories in The Paris Review, and the Modern Prize in Prose given by Fence Books, who will be publishing her first novel, McGlue, in November, 2014. She was recently granted a creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. She is currently a Wallace Stegner fellow at Stanford, at work on a new novel and a collection of short stories, and lives in Oakland.