Fresh Fierce Fiction

Join Deborah Eisenberg, prolific short story writer and author of “Your Duck is My Duck”; Rebecca Makkai, author of the summer blockbuster “The Great Believers”; St. Louis native Anne Valente, author of the searing novel “Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down”; and Lucy Jane Bledsoe, award-winning author of “Lava Falls,” as they discuss their fresh, fierce new works of fiction that tell timely stories of isolation and community, of adversity and resilience.

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Contemporary Fiction
Location: McPherson Tent Date: September 22, 2018 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Deborah Eisenberg (square) Deborah Eisenberg Rebecca Makkai Anne Valente (square) Anne Valente Lucy Jane Bledsoe (square) Lucy Jane Bledsoe