Visiting Writers Series: Caitlin Horrocks

02/13/2014  10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Texas Township Campus, Student Commons Theater


Caitlin Horrocks lives in Michigan by way of Ohio, Arizona, England, Finland, and the Czech Republic. She is the author of the story collection, This Is Not Your City. Her stories and essays appear in The New Yorker, The Best American Short Stories 2011, The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2009, The Pushcart Prize XXXV, The Paris Review, Tin House, One Story and elsewhere. Her work has won awards including the Plimpton Prize, and fellowships to the Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences.

She was formerly the 2006-2007 Theresa A. Wilhoit Fellow at Arizona State University. Currently, she is an associate professor of writing at Grand Valley State University and the fiction editor of The Kenyon Review. She lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with the writer W. Todd Kaneko.

Craft Talk 10:00–10:45am
Reading 2:15–3:00pm