Novelists Homes, Lipman to read from their work, Oct. 4
Posted September 27, 2006; 04:19 p.m.
Novelists A.M. Homes and Elinor Lipman will read from their work at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Stewart Film Theater, 185 Nassau St.
Homes is the author of "This Book Will Save Your Life," "Music for Torching," "The End of Alice," "In a Country of Mothers" and "Jack." Her work appears frequently in Art Forum, Harpers, Granta, McSweeney's, The New Yorker, The New York Times and Zoetrope. She is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair, Bomb and Blind Spot. Homes has received numerous awards including fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Lipman's books include "My Latest Grievance," "Isabel's Bed," "The Ladies' Man," "The Pursuit of Alice Thrift" and "The Dearly Departed." Her reviews and essays have been published in the Boston Globe, Newsday, The Washington Post and The New York Times. Lipman received the 2001 New England Book Award for fiction for her body of work. She has taught writing at Simmons, Smith and Hampshire colleges.
The event is part of the Althea Ward Clark Reading Series sponsored by the Program in Creative Writing.