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CANCELLED - Garth Greenwell

CANCELLED - Garth Greenwell
91 Charles Street West, Victoria College, Room 213
Time: Nov 9th, 8:00 pm End: Nov 9th, 10:00 pm
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), Sexual Diversity, Comparative Literature (FAS), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), 2000-




The Centre for Comparative Literature and The Sex, Ethics, and Publics Research Group presents

Garth Greenwell

Garth Greenwell reads from his new novel and joins John Paul Ricco in a conversation on poetry, cruising, and traitorous collaboration. Copies of Greenwell's book will be available for purchase.

Garth Greenwell, author of the critically acclaimed novel, What Belongs to You (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2016). His short fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, A Public Space, StoryQuarterly, and VICE; and his non-fiction essays in The Guardian, The Atlantic, The New Yorker and BuzzFeed. He holds graduate degrees from Harvard University and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He lives in Iowa City where he holds the Richard E. Guthrie Memorial Fellowship at the University of Iowa. He is currebtly a finalist for the 2016 National Book Award for fiction.

This public conversation is part of "Sex, Ethics, and Publics" a Toronto-based research working group led by John Paul Ricco, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Art History, Queer Theory, University of Toronto. This event is sponsored by Centre for Comparative Literature, Sexual Diversity Studies program; Department of Visual Studies; and SSHRC Insight Grant Program.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For further information, please contact the Centre for Comparative Literature (416) 813-4041


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