Hey folks, our next reading will be held on Saturday 9/24 at 4 PM. We’re pleased to announce that we booked Melissa Febos! Find her bio below. And stay tuned! More details about this super kick off for our Fall 2011 season will be posted shortly….
Melissa Febos is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir, WHIP SMART (St. Martin’s Press, 2010). Her writing has been published in The Southeast Review, ReDivider, Dissent, The Chronicle of Higher Education Review, The New York Times, and Bitch Magazine, among many others, and she has been profiled in venues ranging from the cover of the New York Post to NPR’s Fresh Air. Melissa is the winner of the Memoirs, Ink half-yearly contest, and a 2010 & 2011 MacDowell Colony fellow. She co-curates and hosts the Mixer Reading and Music Series in Manhattan, and has taught at Sarah Lawrence College, The New School, and NYU, and holds an MFA from Sarah Lawrence. Currently Assistant Professor of English at Utica College, she splits her time between Brooklyn and Clinton, NY. She is currently at work on a novel.
For more information about Melissa and her work check out her website: www.melissafebos.com