We’re kicking off the new year with a special triple author event at Robbins! All are welcome to come hear Kim Triedman, Ron MacLean, and Julie Wu read from their new books and answer questions from the audience. This event will be held in the Community Room, Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at 7pm. Mark your calendars!
Kim Triedman is both an award-winning poet and a novelist. Her debut novel, The Other Room, was one of four finalists for the 2008 James Jones First Novel Fellowship, and Kim’s poetry has garnered many awards, including the 2008 Main Street Rag Chapbook Award and the 2010 Ibbetson Street Poetry Award. A graduate of Brown University, Kim lives in the Boston area.
Ron MacLean is author of the novels Headlong and Blue Winnetka Skies, and the story collection Why the Long Face?. His fiction has appeared in GQ, Narrative, Fiction International, Best Online Fiction 2010, and elsewhere. He is a recipient of the Frederick Exley Award for Short Fiction and a multiple Pushcart Prize nominee. He holds a Doctor of Arts from the University at Albany, SUNY, and teaches at Grub Street in Boston.
After graduating from Harvard with a BA in literature, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Julie Wu received an MD at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. She has received a writing grant from the Vermont Studio Center and is the recipient of a 2012 Massachusetts Cultural Council fellowship. The Third Son is her first novel.