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Writer francine j. harris to Read at The Blue House
February 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
|The Blue House at Elms College will host a reading by writer francine j. harris at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7. A pre-reading reception with the author will begin at 7 p.m. The Blue House is located at 147 Grape St.
A 2015 National Endowment for the Arts fellow and the author of play dead, harris has had recent work published by Poetry, PEN America, Literary Hub and the Academy of of American Poets. Her first collection, allegiance, was a finalist for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery and PEN Open Book Award.
Originally from Detroit, harris is a Cave Canem fellow and writer in residence at Washington University in St. Louis. She also has taught creative writing at University of Michigan and Centre College in Danville, Ky.