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Visiting Writers Series: Lesley Nneka Arimah

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Free
View Venue Website, 3203 SE Woodstock, Portland, OR 97202 + Google Map

Lesley Nneka Arimah was born in the UK and grew up in Nigeria and wherever else her father was stationed for work. Her stories have been honored with a National Magazine Award, an O. Henry Award and the Caine Prize. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, McSweeney’s, GRANTA and has received support from MacDowell and the United States Artists Fellowship. She was selected for the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 and her debut collection WHAT IT MEANS WHEN A MAN FALLS FROM THE SKY won the 2017 Kirkus Prize, the 2017 New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award and was selected for the New York Times/PBS book club among other honors. Arimah lives in Minneapolis and is working on a novel about you.

Venue

Reed College – Eliot Hall Chapel
3203 SE Woodstock
Portland, OR 97202
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Phone:
503-771-1112
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Organizer

Reed College
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