Award-winning author Nathaniel Philbrick will be the featured speaker of the President’s Lecture Series this month at Rowan University. Winner of the National Book Award for nonfiction and a finalist for both the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in history and the Los Angeles Times Book Award, Philbrick is a celebrated nonfiction writer whose work has topped the New York Times Bestseller List and earned him a place as one of America’s most popular writers of historical narrative. His work includes The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn (2010), Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community and War (2006), Sea of Glory: America’s Voyage of Discovery, the U.S. Exploring Expedition (2003), and In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (2000).
Wednesday, March 23 at 11 a.m.
Chamberlain Student Center, Rowan University
The reading is free and open to the public, followed by a book signing. For more information, visit www.rowan.edu or call (856) 256-4240.
Six Questions For . . .Read along as 322 Review Fiction Editor David Brennan participates in Six Questions For . . ., an interview series where editors, publishers, agents, educators, and writers discuss the elements of exceptional writing.
Hosted by writer and publisher Jim Harrington, Six Questions For . . . reveals intimate insight into the hidden world of publishers while providing authors with specific information about what editors expect from submissions.
Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM – The Music That MattersTune in to Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM this Monday, 8/31 – 5:30 EST, as the editors of 322 Review join host Ron Block on Writers’ Roundtable, a monthly radio show featuring writers and poets sharing their ideas and experiences regarding the art of writing.
Listen online at Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM – The Music That Matters.
Painted Bride Quarterly’s Bookfair for LiteracyJoin 322 Review as Painted Bride Quarterly hosts its first annual Bookfair for Literacy, May 13, 2009, in Berhakis Hall, Creese Student Center (32nd and Chestnut St., Philadelphia), from 10:00AM-5:00PM in an effort to promote awareness and prove that the book is not dead.
Regional small presses, academic publishers, and literary magazines will converge upon the Main Campus of Drexel University to celebrate writing and promote literacy through books. PBQ will also sponsor a used book sale with all proceeds donated to Philadelphia Reads, a local literacy group.