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Merrill House Author Series: Amy Bloom reads from her work
October 3, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Amy Bloom is the author of two novels, three collections of short stories, and a nominee for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her stories have appeared in Best American Short Stories, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, and numerous other anthologies here and abroad. She has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine and The Atlantic Monthly, among many other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Bloom’s first novel, Away, was an epic story about a Russian immigrant. Her collection of short stories, Where the God of Love Hangs Out, came out in January 2010 and her most recent novel, Lucky Us, (Random House) was published in early 2014. Bloom lives in Connecticut and taught at Yale University for the past decade. She is now Wesleyan University’s Distinguished University Writer in Residence.
Reception to follow; books will be available.