Monday, October 13, 2008

Kevin Moffett and Daniel Gutstein reading at CSUSM Thursday, November 13

Please join us on Thursday, November 13 at 7 p.m. for the next reading in the Community and World Literary Series at California State University, San Marcos, featuring Kevin Moffett and Daniel Gutstein.

The reading will be held on the Cal State San Marcos campus in Markstein Hall 125. The event is free and open to the public, but there is a fee for on-campus parking.

Kevin Moffett was born and raised in Daytona Beach, Florida. His collection of stories, Permanent Visitors, won the John Simmons Short Fiction Award and was long-listed for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. His stories and essays have appeared in McSweeney's, Tin House, A Public Space, Harvard Review, The Believer, The Chicago Tribune, and Best American Short Stories 2006. He has received the Nelson Algren Award in Short Fiction, the Pushcart Prize, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Fiction Writing. He teaches writing at CSU San Bernardino.

Daniel Gutstein’s poems and stories have appeared in dozens of publications, including TriQuarterly, New Orleans Review, Ploughshares, River City, Barrow Street, American Scholar, Prairie Schooner, Seneca Review, Quarter After Eight, Third Coast, Poet Lore, Fiction, Story Quarterly, Other Voices, and Bellevue Literary Review. His work has been featured in the Penguin Book of the Sonnet and Best American Poetry 2006 as well as aboard metrobuses in Northern Virginia. He has received grants and awards from the Maryland State Arts Council, Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (Md.), University of Michigan, and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, and other organizations. He works at Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, where he runs the Writing Studio and Learning Resource Center, and at George Washington University, where he teaches creative writing. He has also worked as an editor-in-chief, international economist, farm hand, tae kwon do instructor, reporter, theater arts educator, and learning specialist.

Event Information:

Thursday, November 13, 7 p.m.
Markstein Hall 125
California State University, San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
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