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Carol A. Pulham, Ph.D.
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 Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

Visiting Writers Series

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
Monday, March 26, 2018
7 - 8 p.m.
1867 Room
Tompkins College Center
Nonfiction reading and book signing

Please join us in welcoming visiting writer Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich for a reading and book signing of her acclaimed true-crime memoir, The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir. The event will take place on Monday, March 26 in the 1867 Room of TCC, 7 - 8 p.m.

Named an Indie Next Pick and a Junior Library Guild selection, Fact of a Body was one of the most anticipated books of 2017 by Buzzfeed, Book Riot, and the Huffington Post; a must-read for May by Goodreads,, Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple and People; long-listed for the Gordon Burn Prize and a finalist for a New England Book Award; one of the 10 best books of the year so far by Entertainment Weekly; and one of the best books of the year so far by and Book Riot.

“This book is a marvel. The Fact of a Body is equal parts gripping and haunting and will leave you questioning whether any one story can hold the full truth.” ― Celeste Ng, author of the New York Times bestselling Everything I Never Told You.

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich is the recipient of fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts, MacDowell Colony, and Yaddo, as well as a Rona Jaffe Award. She lives in Boston, where she teaches at Harvard. She is a former faculty member at Cedar Crest College.

Please join us on March 26!




Past Visiting Writers

Mindy Mejia
Peter Streckfus
Heather H. Thomas
Jeffrey Greene
Amit Majmudar
Robert Antoni
Alison Wellford
Jenny Offill
Iggy McGovern
Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
Ru Freeman
Bim Angst
Bathsheba Monk
David Kent
Jean Kwok
Amra Brooks
Peter Chilson
Rachel Hadas
Harry Humes
Jorie Graham
Lee Upton
Lisa Zeidner
Jennifer Gilmore
Ben Winters
Danielle Evans
Mary Jane Nealon
Paul Martin
Ruth Knafo Setton
Billy Collins
Galway Kinnell
Mark Doty
Len Roberts
Edwin Romond
Don LoCicero






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