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Literary House

Sophie Kerr Series: A Creative Nonfiction Reading by James Allen Hall


Date: 5:00pm EDT October 9

Please join us for a fun reading by our very own Literary House director!

James Allen Hall is an associate professor of English at Washington College, where he also serves as Director of the Rose O’Neill Literary House.  In April 2017, he published I Liked You Better Before I Knew You So Well, a book of lyric personal essays which won Cleveland State University Poetry Center’s Essay Collection Award, judged by Chris Kraus.  Also a poet, Hall is the recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York Foundation of the Arts, the University of Arizona Poetry Center, and others.  His work has appeared in Best American Poetry as well as in leading national literary venues.