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The Believer Presents Elizabeth McCracken
Jan
31
7:00 PM19:00

The Believer Presents Elizabeth McCracken

The Black Mountain Institute, The Writer’s Block, and The Believer are proud to kick off our spring season with Elizabeth McCracken, winner of the Story Prize and National Book Award finalist. McCracken’s will discuss her latest book, Bowlaway, with fiction writer and BMI PhD Fellow Wendy Wimmer. Bowlaway tells the story of Bertha Truitt, a woman found unconscious in a New England cemetery with nothing but a bowling ball, a candlepin, and fifteen pounds of gold on her person.

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The Believer Presents Lucas Mann In Conversation with Sarah Marshall
Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

The Believer Presents Lucas Mann In Conversation with Sarah Marshall

Award-winning essayist Lucas Mann joins Believer contributor Sarah Marshall in a conversation about reality television, longform nonfiction, and storytelling surrounding the occasion of Mann’s third book, Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV. Signing and reception to follow.

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The Believer Presents R.O. Kwon In Conversation with Derek Palacio
Sep
17
7:00 PM19:00

The Believer Presents R.O. Kwon In Conversation with Derek Palacio

The Black Mountain Institute, The Believer magazine, and The Writer’s Block announce a new event series featuring critically-acclaimed authors in conversation. Our inaugural event features R.O. Kwon in conversation with novelist Derek Palacio about Kwon’s highly-anticipated debut, The Incendiaries.

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