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Public reading: Jill Bialosky

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 7:30 p.m.

Location: Ochre Court

Event Type: Public Event

Audience: Public

Contact: Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education
Phone: (800) 637-0002

Jill Bialosky will host a public reading from her work, followed by a book signing, as part of the summer residency for Salve Regina's creative writing degree program, the Newport MFA.

Bialosky is an executive editor and vice president of W.W. Norton & Company, and is the editor for Ann Hood’s books. She has published four volumes of poetry: "The End of Desire," "Intruder," "The Players" and "Subterranean," a finalist for the James Laughlin Prize. Bialosky has also written three novels, "House Under Snow," "The Life Room" and "The Prize." She is the author of the New York Times best-selling and highly acclaimed memoir "History of a Suicide." Bialosky's newest memoir is "Poetry Will Save Your Life." In 2014, she was honored by the Poetry Society of America for her distinguished contribution to poetry.

Reservations are strongly suggested.