Emerging Writers Reading: Sam Lipsyte
The Emerging Writers Reading Series features MFA students (the "emerging writers") from a mix of genres reading alongside a headlining author. Tonight’s headliner is fiction writer Sam Lipsyte, and features graduate student writers Ian Fishman, Amy Lin, Neha Mulay, Tian Yi, and Ash Sanders.
Open to the public. All attendees are required to RSVP in advance; please click here.
Please note that KGB Bar is not wheelchair accessible.
Masks are optional. All attendees must be in compliance with NYU’s COVID-19 vaccination requirements (fully vaccinated and boosted, once eligible and by NYU’s deadline). Visitors (i.e. anyone who is not a current NYU student or employee) should be prepared to present proof of compliance and a government-issued ID if asked to do so.
Sam Lipsyte is the author of the story collections Venus Drive and The Fun Parts and four novels: No One Left to Come Looking for You, Hark, The Ask (a New York Times Notable Book), The Subject Steve, and Home Land, which was a New York Times Notable Book and received the Believer Book Award. His fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and Best American Short Stories, among other places. The recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship, he lives in New York City and teaches at Columbia University.
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