Gulf Coast Reading with Lacy Johnson
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 – Friday, Sep. 21, 2018
06:30 PM – 08:30 PM
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature and Fine Arts presents readings from University of Houston Creative Writing Program graduate students and contributors to its pages. The monthly Gulf Coast Reading Series supports the journal’s mission to spotlight the work of both esteemed and emerging writers with voices as diverse as the Gulf itself.
Lacy Johnson is author of The Reckonings (Scribner, 2018) and The Other Side (Tin House, 2014) which was named a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Autobiography, the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, an Edgar Award in Best Fact Crime, the CLMP Firecracker Award in Nonfiction; it was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writer Selection for 2014 and was named one of the best books of 2014 by Kirkus, Library Journal, and the Houston Chronicle. She is also author of Trespasses: A Memoir (University of Iowa Press, 2012), which has been anthologized in The Racial Imaginary (Fence Books, 2015) and Literature: The Human Experience (Bedford / St. Martin’s, 2013-2018).
Above photo credit to John Carrithers.
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Wednesday - Friday, Noon - 6:00 pm
Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, Noon - 3:00 pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- Parking is available in the lot behind the building at the corner of Rosedale and Travis. Street parking is available in the neighborhood behind the center. Please observe parking signs.
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