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A reading and conversation with Lacy M. Johnson

  • 735 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • Presented By: Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
  • Dates: March 11, 2020
  • Location: Weill Hall- Betty Ford Classroom
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 5:20 PM
  • Price: Free
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Free and open to the public. Reception and book signing to follow. This event will be livestreamed. Check the event webpage for viewing details.

Join us for a reading by Lacy M. Johnson, author of The Reckonings and professor of creative non-fiction at Rice University. David Morse, Lecturer at the Ford School's Writing Center, will moderate the conversation.

From the speaker's bio:

Lacy M. Johnson is a Houston-based professor, curator, activist, and is author of The Reckonings, which was named a National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist in Criticism and one of the best books of 2018 by Boston Globe, Electric Literature, Autostraddle, Book Riot, and Refinery 29. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Tin House, Guernica, Fourth Genre, Creative Nonfiction, Sentence, TriQuarterly, Gulf Coast and elsewhere. She teaches creative nonfiction at Rice University(link is external) and is the Founding Director of the Houston Flood Museum.

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