Novelist Mary Morris Reads Tonight

Posted: April 7, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Visiting Writers Series brings novelist Mary Morris to the Fairfax Campus tonight at 8 p.m. in the SUB II Front Ballroom.

A recipient of the Rome Prize in Literature, Morris is the author of the novels Crossroads, The Waiting Room, House Arrest, The Night Sky, and Acts of God, and the short story collections, Vanishing Animals and Other Stories, The Bus of Dreams, and The Lifeguard Stories. She is also a travel writer, penning the memoirs, Nothing to Declare: Memoirs of a Woman Traveling Alone and Wall to Wall: From Beijing to Berlin. Morris has received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, and Creative Artists Public Service Awards. She teaches writing at Sarah Lawrence College and lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

The event is sponsored by the Creative Writing Program and is free and open to the public.

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