Readers’ Series Event with Helen Phillips
February 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pmFree
A Readers’ Series Event with HELEN PHILLIPS, winner of the John Gardner Fiction Book Award, for the short story collection Some Possible Solutions. Her novel The Beautiful Bureaucrat was a NY Times Notable Book and a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize. Helen has received a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, the Italo Calvino Prize in Fabulist Fiction, The Iowa Review Nonfiction Award, the DIAGRAM Innovative Fiction Award, and a Ucross Foundation residency. Her work has been featured on Selected Shorts, at the Brooklyn Museum, and in the Atlantic, the New York Times, and Tin House, among others. Phillips will be reading from her own work. Books will be available for purchase at the reading; the event is free and open to all.