DEPAUW JAMES & MARILOU KELLY WRITERS SERIES: James Magruder

  • 11 Oct 2017
  • 7:30 PM
  • Peeler Art Center Auditorium on DePauw Campus

 

DEPAUW JAMES & MARILOU KELLY WRITERS SERIES
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All Writers Series programs begin at 7:30 pm and are held in the Peeler Art Center Auditorium

The Kelly Writers Series brings world-renowned poets, playwrights and authors of fiction and nonfiction for readings and discussion to DePauw's campus. Fall 2017 readings include:

October 11

James Magruder

James Magruder is a fiction writer, playwright and translator. He has a doctorate from the Yale School of Drama in dramaturgy and dramatic criticism. His dissertation, Three French Comedies (Yale University Press), was named an “Outstanding Literary Translation of the Year” by the American Literary Translators Association. His versions of Molière, Marivaux, Lesage, Labiche, Gozzi, Dickens, Hofmannsthal and Giraudoux have been produced across the country.  His stories have appeared in New England Review, The Normal School, The Gettysburg Review, Bloom, Subtropics, and the anthologies Boy Crazy and New Stories from the Midwest, among others. His debut novel, Sugarless (University of Wisconsin Press), was a Lambda Literary Award finalist and was shortlisted for the VCU Cabell First Novelists Award and the 2010 William Saroyan International Writing Prize.

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