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Lindenwood Craft Talks - TaraShea Nesbit and Shena McAuliffe

Wednesday, June 5, 7pm
Lindenwood University, Harmon Hall 209 S Kingshighway St.

TaraShea Nesbit, Shena McAullifeLindenwood University welcomes authors TaraShea Nesbit and Shena McAullife, who will host a craft talk on the art of writing historical fiction!

TaraShea Nesbit the author of The Wives of Los Alamos, which was a finalist for the PEN/Bingham Prize and a New York Times Editors’ Choice, among other accolades. Her second novel, Beheld, about the arrival of the Mayflower passengers, will be published in early 2020.  Her essays have been featured in GrantaNinth LetterThe GuardianFourth Genre, Salon, Quarterly West, and elsewhere. She is an Assistant Professor at Miami University.

Shena McAuliffe's stories and essays have appeared in Conjunctions, Alaska Quarterly Review, Gulf Coast, Black Warrior Review, Better: Culture and Lit, and elsewhere. Her debut novel, The Good Echo, won the 2017 Big Moose Prize and will be published by Black Lawrence Press in late 2018. She holds an MFA in Fiction Writing from Washington University in St. Louis and  a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Utah. A former R.P. Dana Emerging Writer Fellow at Cornell College, she is an Assistant Professor of Fiction at Union College in Schenectady, New York.

This event is presented by Lindenwood University. For more information, please call 363-949-4536.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Lindenwood University
209 S Kingshighway St.
St. Charles, MO 63301
The Wives of Los Alamos Cover Image
ISBN: 9781620405048
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury USA - December 30th, 2014

The Good Echo Cover Image
ISBN: 9781625577047
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Black Lawrence Press - December 31st, 2018