Writers Center Holiday Reading & Reception: 12/8/11 4pm

The Purchase Writers Center is sponsoring a Holiday Reading & Reception. Come one, come all!



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When: Thursday December 8 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Where: Neuberger Museum Study

 Writers Center Fellows Suzanne Chazin, Clark Collier Cooke, and Marilyn Johnsonwill read from and talk about their current projects.

Suzanne, a resident of Chappaqua, is the award-winning author of three novels and numerous essays, magazine pieces, and short stories. She is collecting and transcribing oral histories of Latino/a immigrants in Westchester and writing a police procedural featuring an immigrant protagonist.

Clark, a Mamaroneck native who recently earned an MFA from University of California, Riverside, is working on a novel-in-stories, Two Cannibals, One Corpse. It chronicles the lives of Westchester’s underworld – a world of hustlers and addicts, ex-cons, and soon-to-be killers.

Marilyn, in her second year as Senior Fellow, will talk about her work in progress, a book about archaeologists and archaeology.

Finally, in addition to snacks provided by a Purchase College Affiliates grant, representatives from Toadlilly Press, a Westchester independent poetry publisher, will be on hand to talk about internship opportunities for students and poetry publication opportunities for all.

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(*blurbs and bios in this blog post are courtesy of Marilyn Johnson & Louis Yelin)



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