Writers at Rutgers Presents Raven Leilani
Wednesday, November 09, 2022, 06:00pm - 07:30pm
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We are very happy to hraven baptiste select 15651 r1 origost writer Raven Leilani for the second Writers at Rutgers Reading Series. Leilani's book, Luster, was awarded the 2020 Kirkus Prize for Fiction, the 2020 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize, the 2020 John Leonard Prize at the National Book Critics Circle Awards, the 2021 Dylan Thomas Prize, and the 2021 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. Don't miss the opportunity to talk with this lauded author on November 9. 

Raven Leilani’s work has been published in GrantaThe Yale ReviewMcSweeney’s Quarterly ConcernConjunctionsThe Cut, and New England Review, among other publications. Leilani received her MFA from NYU and was an Axinn Foundation Writer-in-Residence. Luster is her first novel.

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Location Rutgers Student Center