Fiction: Borders and Belonging: Lisa Ko and Gina Frangello in conversation with Amy Danzer
Sunday, June 11, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Jones College Prep/4th Floor/4034
Lisa Ko is the author of The Leavers, a novel which won the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction. Her writing has appeared in Best American Short Stories 2016, The New York Times, Apogee Journal, Narrative, O. Magazine, and elsewhere.
Gina Frangello is the author of four books, including Every Kind of Wanting and A Life in Men, which was a book club selection for NYLON magazine, The Rumpus, and The Nervous Breakdown. She is the founder of Other Voices Books, has served as the Sunday editor for The Rumpus.
Amy Danzer manages several master’s programs at Northwestern University, including the MA/MFA in creative writing program. She also directs NU’s Summer Writers’ Conference. On the side, she writes book reviews and interviews authors for Newcity.