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John Edgar Wideman Reading
Sep 20 2012
6:30 p.m.
Grand Hall of the Neal-Marshall Center

One of the major voices in American fiction over the past thirty years, John Edgar Wideman has received many honors, including the Macarthur Fellowship, the American Book Award for fiction, and the Pen/Faulkner Award (twice).

His fictional works include Sent for You Yesterday, Philadelphia Fire, and Briefs. His non-fiction includes the award-winning memoir Brothers and Keepers, as well as articles on figures ranging from Emmett Till to Denzel Washington and Thelonius Monk.