Dorothy Allison Public Reading, Book Signing and Dinner
Thursday Nov 20
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dorothy Allison, author of award winning novels Bastard Out of Carolina and Cavedweller, and the short story "Compassion," will be on campus for a public reading, book signing, and dinner. "Critics have compared Allison to William Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor and Harper Lee, calling her the best writerof her generation to capture the lives and language of poor whites in the deep south."