A Guided Conversation with Three Authors

Thursday, April 18, 2013 @ 3:30pm

Event Info




Hilton Orrington - Hinman Auditorium

1710 Orrington Avenue





UniVerse of Poetry

This event will be recorded for WBEZ’s Chicago Amplified.


As part of Northwestern University's sixth Annual Spring Writers' Festival, three authors, D.A. Powell, John Jeremiah Sullivan, and Chris Adrian, will discuss their craft and writing processes. The discussion will be led by Eula Biss, author of The Balloonists (Hanging Loose 2002) and Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays (Graywolf 2009).
D.A. Powell is the author of a trilogy of books, including Tea (Wesleyan, 1998); Lunch (2000); and Cocktails (Graywolf, 2004).
Chris Adrian is the author of Gob's Grief, The Children's Hospital, and The Great Night.
John Jeremiah Sullivan is the author of Blood Horses: Notes of a Sportswriter's Son, published in 2004 and Pulphead: Essays (2011).