Cornell University

Reading by Ron Rash

Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 4:30pm

Klarman Hall, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium (G70 Klarman Hall)
232 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853

Cornell Dept. of English / Creative Writing Program presents:

Reading by Ron Rash, Poet & Fiction Writer

Ron Rash is the author of the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Finalist and New York Times bestselling novel Serena, in addition to five other novels, including One Foot in Eden, Saints at the River, The World Made Straight, and Above the Waterfall; five collections of poems; and six collections of stories, among them Burning Bright, which won the 2010 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, Chemistry and Other Stories, which was a finalist for the 2007 PEN/Faulkner Award, and most recently, Something Rich and Strange. Twice the recipient of the O. Henry Prize, he teaches at Western Carolina University.

Books by Ron Rash will be available for purchase at the reading thanks to Ithaca's local cooperative bookstore, Buffalo Street Books.

~ Refreshments and book signing to follow in the English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall ~

This event is the first installment in the Fall 2017 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series. Next up, a Reading by Quan Barry on Sep. 14.

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