Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series: Alexander Chee

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Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series: Alexander Chee

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Date and Time

  • Thursday, February 20, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location

Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Warren Auditorium

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

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Details

Our Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series reading with Alexander Chee, nonfiction writer, is on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, at 6 p.m. in Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall. A Q&A, dessert reception and book signing will follow the reading. This event is free and open to the public.

Alexander Chee is the author of the novels Edinburgh and The Queen of the Night, and the essay collection How To Write An Autobiographical Novel, all from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He is a contributing editor at The New Republic, and an editor at large at VQR. His essays and stories have appeared in The New York Times Book Review, T Magazine, Tin House, Slate, and Guernica, among others. He is winner of a 2003 Whiting Award, a 2004 NEA Fellowship in prose and a 2010 MCCA Fellowship, and residency fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the VCCA, Civitella Ranieri and Amtrak. He is an associate professor of English and Creative Writing at Dartmouth College.

Sponsored by the Cropper Center for Creative Writing.

Alexander Chee headshot and book cover of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel

This event is open to the public

Post Contact

Brad Melekian
melekian@sandiego.edu
619-260-2906