Lyceum Event on March 15th with Author Elissa Schappell
The Friends of the Ethel K. Smith Library (FOL) will host a free Lyceum Master Class and book signing event with guest author Elissa Schappell on Monday, March 15th at 7:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall. She is the author of the novel Use Me, which was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway award, a Borders Original Voice selection, a Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year selection, and a New York Times Notable Book selection.
Schappell is co-editor with Jenny Offill of the anthologies The Friend Who Got Away and Money Changes Everything. Her short stories, non-fiction, book reviews and essays have appeared in such places as The Paris Review, The New York Times Book Review, BOMB, Vogue and SPIN, and her work is frequently anthologized. She is a former Senior Editor of The Paris Review, a contributing editor at Vanity Fair where she writes the “Hot Type” book column, and a founding editor, now Editor-at-Large, of the literary magazine Tin House. Schappell currently teaches at New York University and the MFA program at Queens University in Charlotte.
For more information, contact Luanne Barbee at ext. 8093 or firstname.lastname@example.org.