Valencia College

Visiting Author Kristen Arnett

Kristen Arnett will be reading from her novels. She is a queer fiction and essay writer. She was awarded Ninth Letter's 2015 Literary Award in Fiction, was runner-up for the 2016 Robert Watson Literary Prize at The Greensboro Review, and was a finalist for Indiana Review's 2016 Fiction Prize. She's a columnist for Literary Hub and her work has appeared or is upcoming at North American Review, The Normal School, Gulf Coast, TriQuarterly, Guernica, Electric Literature, McSweeney's, PBS Newshour, Literary Hub, Volume 1 Brooklyn, OSU's The Journal, Catapult, Bennington Review, Portland Review, TinHouse Flash Fridays/The Guardian, Salon, The Rumpus, and elsewhere. Her debut story collection, Felt in the Jaw, was published by Split Lip Press and was awarded the 2017 Coil Book Award. Her novel, Mostly Dead Things, will be published by Tin House Books in June 2019.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm

East Campus Building 8, 101
701 N Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando, FL 32825

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Arts and Entertainment, Reading, Students, Guest Speaker, Social, Cultural


Students, Faculty, Staff


East Campus

East Campus Communications
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Victoria Grajeda

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East Campus Communications Department and Student Development



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