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Jan  22

Maria Hummel and Ryan McIlvain

A Reading by Maria Hummel and Ryan McIlvain

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday, 01/22/2014
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Terrace Room (4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall)

Bio:

Maria Hummel is the author of the poetry collection House and Fire, winner of the 2013 APR/Honickman First Book Prize, and two novels: Motherland (Counterpoint, 2014) and Wilderness Run (St. Martin’s, 2003). Her poetry, fiction, and nonfiction have appeared in PoetryNew England ReviewNarrative,TheSunThe New York Times, and the centenary anthology The Open Door: 100 Poems, 100 Years of Poetry Magazine.

Ryan McIlvain has published fiction and nonfiction in many journals, including The Paris Review. His first novel, Elders (Hogarth/Random House), was longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Award. A graduate of the Rutgers MFA Program and a former Stegner Fellow at Stanford, he currently lives with his wife in Los Angeles.