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Writers Center Stage Series presents authors Jesmyn Ward and Ayana Mathis

Case Western Reserve University

  • Date Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Time 7:30PM - 7:30PM
  • Location Maltz Center
    1855 Ansel Road Cleveland, OH 44106
Case Western Reserve University

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Writers Center Stage Series presents authors Jesmyn Ward and Ayana Mathis
presented by the Cuyahoga County Public Library with academic partner Case Western Reserve University

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
Maltz Performing Arts Center, 1855 Ansel Road

Tickets available: $30

216.368.6062 | https://case.edu/maltzcenter/events-and-calendar/william-n-skirball-writers-center-stage/jesmyn-ward-ayana-mathis

Ward, author of Sing, Unburied, Sing, is a MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner who has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation. She is the first woman and the first person of color ever to win two National Book Awards for Fiction. Ward will be interviewed on stage by Ayana Mathis, author of the stunning debut novel, The Twelve Tribes of Hattie. Mathis holds the distinction of being the first African American woman to be permanent member of the faculty of the renowned Iowa Writer’s Workshop, where she teaches English and creative writing.

Writers Center Stage Series presents authors Jesmyn Ward and Ayana Mathis


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