GLCA New Writer’s Award prize winner Andy Mozina speaks at Denison
Date of Event: February 3, 2009
Posted: January 23, 2009 / Last Updated: January 26, 2009
The Beck Lecture Series begins the spring semester with author Andy Mozina who will offer a fiction reading at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, in the Barney-Davis Hall Board Room (200 West Loop). This event is free and open to the public.
Mozina is an associate professor of English at Kalamazoo College, where he teaches creative writing. He has published short stories in literary magazines including Tin House Fence, Alaska Quarterly Review and The Massachusetts Review, to name a few. He has also published two books: “Joseph Conrad and the Art of Sacrifice” and “The Women Were Leaving the Men,” a collection of short stories. His second book won the 2008 GLCA New Writers Award.
The Beck Lecture Series was established in 1962 by Gordon C. Beck in memory of his wife, Harriet Ewens Beck, of the Denison class of 1910. The series brings established writers to the Denison campus. Harriet E. Beck held a lifelong interest in creative writing.
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CALENDAR LISTING: Denison University, Granville — Beck Lecture Series hosts author Andy Mozina; 8 p.m. Tues., Feb. 3, Barney-Davis Hall Board Room (200 West Loop). Free and open to the public. For more information contact 740-587-6207.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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