Visiting Writers Series: Venita Blackburn

Venita Blackburn’s debut story collection, Black Jesus and Other Superheroes, is a finalist for the 2018 Young Lions Fiction Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. In 2016 she received the Prairie Schooner book prize in fiction and was awarded a Bread Loaf Fellowship in 2014 and three Pushcart prize nominations. Her stories have appeared in Pleiades, Madison Review, Bat City Review, Nashville Review, Smoke Long Quarterly, Café Irreal, Santa Monica Review, Faultline, American Short Fiction, Devil’s Lake Review, Bellevue Literary Review. She is a faculty member in the Creative Writing Program at Fresno State.

October 03, 2018
Lectures
Visiting Writers Series: Venita Blackburn
7:30PM - 9:00PM The Forum
Open to the Public
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Sponsored by
Fine Arts Department
October 03, 2018
2018-10-03 19:30 2018-10-03 21:00
Lectures
Visiting Writers Series: Venita Blackburn
7:30PM - 9:00PM | The Forum
9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045
Open to the Public
This event is free!