READING & ARTIST TALK:
DANI SHAPIRO, ELIZABETH BRADFIELD & DANIEL HEYMAN
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 6 PM
DANI SHAPIRO is the bestselling author of the memoirs, Still Writing, Devotion, and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, the op-ed pages of The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and others. Her new book, Hourglass, was published in 2017.
ELIZABETH BRADFIELD is the author of the collections Once Removed, Approaching Ice, and Interpretive Work. Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, Orion and elsewhere. In 2005, she founded Broadsided Press, an innovative, ekphrastic, public-spirited arts project, which she continues to run. Liz teaches creative writing at Brandeis University and in the University of Alaska’s low-residency MFA program, and she works as a naturalist on ships and at home on Cape Cod. www.ebradfield.com
DANIEL HEYMAN, a printmaker and painter, is a recipient of Guggenheim and Pew Fellowships. His work is in over 25 public collections including Getty Research Institute, Hood Museum of Art, Library of Congress, New York Public Library, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. His latest project, "In Our Own Words: Native Impressions" is a collaboration with Lucy Ganje portraying contemporary Native American life in North Dakota and is currently touring the country. He teaches at RISD, Princeton University, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Art, and is represented by Cade Tompkins Projects.