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The Art of Omission: Craft Talk by Sarah Manguso

  • University of Alabama Morgan Hall Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (map)

Located on University of Alabama Campus in Morgan Hall, Room 301.

Sarah Manguso is the author of seven books including 300 Arguments, a genre-defying work of autobiography; Ongoingness, a meditation on motherhood and time; The Guardians, an investigation of friendship and suicide; The Two Kinds of Decay, a memoir of her experience with a chronic autoimmune disease, and Hard to Admit and Harder to Escape, a collection of very short stories. She is also the author of the poetry collections Siste Viator and The Captain Lands in Paradise, poems from which have won a Pushcart Prize and appeared in several editions of the Best American Poetry series. Her books have been translated into Chinese, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish, and her work has been supported by a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Rome Prize. She lives in Los Angeles.

Earlier Event: December 20
Out Loud HSV with Ashley Jones
Later Event: January 30
Reading & Book Signing: Sarah Manguso