Wilkes University


English Department to Host Author Carmen Maria Machado

The English Department and the Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series presents author and National Book Award nominee Carmen Maria Machado for a reading and Q&A at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019, in the Kirby Hall Salon. The event is free and open to the public.

Machado is the author of the short story collection Her Body and Other Parties, was acclaimed by the New York Times, won the Bard Fiction Prize, the Shirley Jackson Prize, the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, the National Book Critics Circle’s John Leonard Prize and the Richard Yates Short Story Prize, among others.