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w/ Carmen Machado

  • Parkway Central Library 1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA, 19103 United States (map)

Join me as I interview acclaimed author Carmen Maria Machado about her debut memoir IN THE DREAM HOUSE.

CARMEN MARIA MACHADO's debut short story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, was a finalist for the National Book Award and the winner of the Bard Fiction Prize, the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, the Brooklyn Public Library Literature Prize, the Shirley Jackson Award, and the National Book Critics Circle's John Leonard Prize. She holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and has been awarded fellowships and residencies from the Guggenheim Foundation, Michener-Copernicus Foundation, Elizabeth George Foundation, CINTAS Foundation, Yaddo, Hedgebrook, and the Millay Colony for the Arts. She is the Writer in Residence at the University of Pennsylvania and lives in Philadelphia with her wife.

Earlier Event: September 19
w/ Sarah Perry
Later Event: January 23
Third Rainbow Girl Book Launch