Archive for: October 2012

Danielle Evans and Kyle Dargan Speak at the Library of Congress Literary Birthday Series

American University MFA professors Danielle Evans and Kyle Dargan spoke during 2012 installations of the Library of Congress Literary Birthday Celebration series. Danielle Evans celebrated Ralph Ellison’s 98th birthday by reading from Invisible Man and discussing the novel’s continuining relevance

An Interview with Paul Lisicky

Paul Lisicky is the author of Lawnboy, Famous Builder, The Burning House, and two upcoming books: Unbuilt Projects (Four Way Books, 2012) and The Narrow Door (Graywolf Press, 2014). His work has also appeared in Fence, The Iowa Review, Ploughshares,

Jeffrey Eugenides’ Defense of the Novel

On Monday, September 25, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jeffrey Eugenides read from his latest novel, The Marriage Plot, as part of the PEN/Faulkner Fiction Series promoted by the Folger Shakespeare Library. The Marriage Plot, Eugenides’s third novel, revolves around a love