Monday, March 24, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Author appearance, Interview, Reading: Year-Round

York Quay Centre - Brigantine Room

235 Queens Quay West
Toronto
Toronto M5J 2G8
Cost: $10/FREE supporters, students & youth 25 and under

Author Lorrie Moore reads from and discusses her new story collection, Bark, with interviewer Jared Bland.


Participants

  • Bland, Jared

    Jared Bland

    Jared Bland is the Arts editor of The Globe and Mail.

  • Lorrie Moore (c) Linda Nylind

    Lorrie Moore

    Lorrie Moore is the author of the story collections Birds of America, Like Life and Self-Help, and the novels Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? and Anagrams. Her work has won honours from the Lannan Foundation and the American Academy of Arts and Letters, as well as the Irish Times International Prize for Fiction, the Rea Award for the Short Story and the PEN/Malamud Award. She is a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Moore presents her latest story collection, Bark. In these eight masterful stories, she explores the passage of time and summons up its inevitable sorrows and hilarious pitfalls to reveal her own exquisite, singular wisdom.