The Department of English Poetry and Prose Series welcomes author and essayist Lucas Mann to Sanborn House for a reading of his work (Q & A to follow).
Lucas Mann was born in New York City and received his MFA from the University of Iowa, where he was the Provost’s Visiting Writer in Nonfiction.
He is the author of Lord Fear: A Memoir (Pantheon, 2015), and Class A: Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere (Pantheon, 2013), which earned a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection and was named one of the best books of 2013 by the San Francisco Chronicle. His essays have appeared in Slate, Gawker, Barrelhouse, TriQuarterly, Complex and The Kenyon Review, among others. He teaches writing at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and lives in Providence, Rhode Island with his wife.
For more on Lucas Mann, please visit: http://www.lucasmann.com/.
Books will be available for sale courtesy of the Norwich Bookstore. Refreshments will be served.
Sponsored by the Department of English.
Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.