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Literary House

An Evening of Fiction with Emily Danforth

Date: 4:30pm EDT April 25, 2014

NOTE: This event was previously scheduled for March 25th.

Danforth is the final speaker in the Spring series: Writing for (and about) Young Adults. 

Emily M. Danforth is author of the novel The Miseducation of Cameron Post, winner of the 2012 Montana Book Award and finalist for the American Library Association’s 2013 William C. Morris Award for a YA Debut, and the 2013 Lambda Award in YA.

Emily’s short fiction has won the International Queer Writing Award from the U.K.’s Chroma Magazine and the George Garret Award from Willow Springs, and her nonfiction has been featured on NPR’s All Things Considered and in The Huffington Post. She teaches creative writing at Rhode Island College in Providence and is co-editor of The Cupboard, a quarterly prose chapbook.