Writing at Wesleyan Presents: A Reading by Author Deborah Baker

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Join Sarah Chrystler ’13/GRAD, Kim-Frank Fellow in the Writing Programs, for a reading by celebrated author Deborah Baker:

Deborah Baker is the author of the acclaimed, unconventional biographical studies The Convert: A Tale of Exile and Extremism, a finalist for the 2011 National Book Award, and A Blue Hand: The Beats in India, as well as of In Extremis: The Life of Laura Riding, a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize in Biography, and Making a Farm: The Life of Robert Bly. She is a recipient of a Cullman Fellowship at the New York Public Library, and her essays have appeared in the Wall Street JournalThe Paris Review Daily, and elsewhere.

Free and open to the public.

Additionally, you can join Deborah Baker beforehand at a Q&A at 4:15 p.m. in Allbritton 311.

Reception and book signing to follow the reading.

For more information, please call 860.685.3448 or visit here. For program information contact Anne Greene, agreene[at]wesleyan[dot]edu or 860.685.3604.

Date: Wednesday, February 12th
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: Russell House, 350 High St.
Cost: Whole lot of nothing