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Creative Writers Series

When:
September 20, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
2017-09-20T19:30:00-07:00
2017-09-20T19:45:00-07:00
Where:
Wiegand Gallery
1500 Ralston Ave. Belmont CA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Jackie Berger

Join the NDNU English Department for an evening with writers Vanessa Hua and Bridget Quinn. The program includes readings by the author/writer, book signing and reception.

Vanessa Hua
Vanessa Hua

About Vanessa Hua

Vanessa Hua is the author of Deceit And Other Possibilities, winner of the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature and a finalist for the California Book Award. A columnist at the San Francisco Chronicle, she has written for the New York Times, Washington Post, and other publications. She received a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award, a Steinbeck Fellowship in Creative Writing, Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award for Civil Rights, as well as honors from the Society of Professional Journalists and Asian American Journalists Association. Her novel, A River Of Stars, is forthcoming (Ballantine, summer 2018).

About Bridget Quinn 

Bridget Quinn
Bridget Quinn

Bridget Quinn is a writer, art history scholar, and educator. She’s worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and taught art history and architecture at Portland State University, the Chautauqua Institution, and the San Francisco Waldorf High School, among other venues. She is the author of Broad Strokes:15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order), which NPR’s Susan Stamberg call “a terrific essay collection” with “spunky attitudinal, SMART writing.” A member of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto, she lives in the city with her husband, two children, two dogs and far too many bikes.

 

Parking is available in the NDNU main lot or in the Notre Dame High School lot.