Margot Singer - Provo
Oct 13, 2017, 12:00 pm
Wasatch Front Region
VenueBrigham Young University
Provo , UT 84602-1014
Brigham Young University hosts novelist Margot Singer, who will discuss and share work from her new novel Underground Fugue at noon in the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University.
Margot is the author of a novel, Underground Fugue (Melville House, 2017); a collection of short stories, The Pale of Settlement (University of Georgia Press, 2007), winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction; and co-editor, with Nicole Walker, of Bending Genre (Bloomsbury Academic, 2013), a collection of essays on creative nonfiction.
Her short stories and essays have appeared in The Kenyon Review, The Gettysburg Review, Conjunctions, Shenandoah, Prairie Schooner, Agni, Ninth Letter, The Sun, and many others. Winner of the 2013 James Jones First Novel Fellowship, she has also received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the Reform Judaism Prize for Jewish Fiction, the Glasgow Prize for Emerging Writers, the Carter Prize for the essay, and an honorable mention from the judges of the PEN/Hemingway Award.
This event is made possible with support from Utah Humanities and Brigham Young University.