Writers Reading Series: Jenny Boully and David Gates

 Jenny Boully and David Gates
Friday, Jan 4 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Tishman Lecture Hall
Writers Reading—January 2019
Friday, Jan 4 2019 7:00 PM Friday, Jan 4 2019 8:00 PM America/New_York Writers Reading Series: Jenny Boully and David Gates OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Jenny Boully and David Gates will read as part of the Writers Reading January 2019 series. Tishman Lecture Hall Bennington College

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Jenny Boully is the author of Betwixt-and-Between: Essays on the Writing Lifenot merely because of the unknown that was stalking toward themThe Books of Beginnings and Endings: Essays, [one love affair]*, of the mismatched teacups, of the single-serving spoon: a book of failures, The Body: An Essay, and a chapbook of prose, Moveable Types. Her work has been anthologized in The Best American PoetryThe Next American EssayGreat American Prose Poems: From Poe to the Present, and other places. Born in Thailand, she was reared in Texas.

David Gates is the author of the novels Jernigan and Preston Falls, and two collections of stories, The Wonders of the Visible World and A Hand Reached Down to Guide Me. Gates’s fiction, articles, and reviews have been published in The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, The Paris Review, Esquire, Rolling Stone, Tin House, Granta, The Oxford American, The Journal of Country Music, and in Newsweek, where he was a longtime writer and editor. He’s received a Guggenheim fellowship, and his books have been finalists for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics’ Circle Award.