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Creative Writing

Temporary Landscapes: The Fiction of Place

The Work of Lawrence Coates


Thursday, Sept. 7  | 7:30 p.m.
Thomas B. and Kathleen M. Donnell Theatre
Wolfe Center for the Arts
Reception to follow
Free and open to the public

Dr. Lawrence Coates

Author, Professor of English and Creative Writing, and Chair, Department of English, BGSU

Lawrence Coates is the author of five books, most recently The Goodbye House. Other books include Camp Olvido, The Garden of the World, The Master of Monterey, and The Blossom Festival. His work has been recognized with the Western States Book Award in Fiction, the Donald Barthelme Prize in Short Prose, the Miami University Press Novella Prize, an Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Fiction.  

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