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A reading from Nicholas Arvin
Nov 13 2012
7:30 p.m.
Neal Marshall Grand Hall

Nick Arvin is the author of three books: In the Electric Eden, Articles of War, and The Reconstructionist. His work has appeared in
the New Yorker, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Salon, and Rocky Mountain News and has been honored with the Rosenthal Foundation Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Boyd Award from the
American Library Association, the Colorado Book Award, and fellowships from the Michener-Copernicus Society, the Isherwood Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He has also earned degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan and Stanford, and he has worked in automotive engineering, forensic engineering, and
the design of power plants and oil and gas facilities. He lives in Denver, Colorado, where he is on the faculty of the Lighthouse Writers Workshop.