Novelist Sigrid Nunez to read from work, March 5
Posted February 28, 2003; 05:03 p.m.
Novelist Sigrid Nunez will read from her work at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, in the Stewart Film Theater, 185 Nassau St.
Nunez is the author of the 2001 book, "For Rouenna," which tells the story of an unusual friendship between a writer and a retired army nurse who seeks her out decades after their childhood in the same housing project.
She also has written "A Feather on the Breath of God," "Naked Sleeper" and "Mitz: The Marmoset of Bloomsbury." She has been the recipient of a Whiting Writer's Award and two awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters: the Rosenthal Foundation Award and the Rome Prize in Literature.
The event is part of the Creative Writing Program's Althea Ward Clark Reading Series .
Contact: Tom Bartus (609) 258-3601