|Invitation to Upcoming Literary Events at NCCROW
||[Oct. 20th, 2006|03:41 pm]
The New Orleans Lesbian Community
Invitation to Upcoming Literary Events at NCCROW|
A READING BY CURTIS SITTENFELD
presented by Barnes + Noble College Booksellers for the Zale Writer-in-Residence Program
Monday 23 October 2006
Myra Clare Rogers Chapel, Newcomb College Campus, Tulane University
Reception 6-7:15 pm, Newcomb College Institute (43 Newcomb Place)
Download a miniposter: http://sophie.tulane.edu/sittenfeld.pdf
All are welcome. There is no charge for admission.
For additional information, visit http://nccrow.tulane.edu or phone 504 865 5238
Link to a map of the Tulane Uptown campus
Ms. Sittenfeld's books will be available for purchase at the event thanks to the Tulane University Bookstore
Curtis Sittenfeld's first novel, Prep, was a national bestseller. It was chosen as one of the Ten Best Books of 2005 by The New York Times, it will be translated into twenty-two languages, and its film rights have been optioned by Paramount Pictures. Curtis won the Seventeen magazine fiction contest in 1992, at age sixteen, and since then her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Atlantic Monthly, Salon, Allure, Glamour, Real Simple, and on public radio's "This American Life." A graduate of Stanford University and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, she was the 2002-2003 writer in residence at St. Albans School in Washington, D.C. She now lives in Philadelphia, and her second novel, The Man of My Dreams, was published by Random House in May 2006.
Learn more about Curtis and her work at www.curtissittenfeld.com
Please plan to join us at the Newcomb College Center for Research on Women February 28-March 9, 2007 when Elizabeth McCracken will be the 22nd Zale Writer-in-Residence. Watch nccrow.tulane.edu for details!
The Zale Writer-in-Residence Program was founded by Dana Zale Gerard, Newcomb 1985, and has been generously supported by Dana and by the M. B. and Edna Zale Foundation of Dallas, Texas.
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