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Hear from an Award-Winning Novelist During This Intimate Event on Thursday Night

The American Book Review is proud to host the University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series. To kick the series off, Jennifer duBois will be the first speaker in the spring University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series. Listen to her reading at the West Alcorn Auditorium on Thursday, January 30th!

Jennifer duBois is an American novelist. Her debut novel, “A Partial History of Lost Causes,” was the winner of the California Book Award for First Fiction, the Northern California Book Award for Fiction, and was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Fiction. Her second novel, “Cartwheel,” was the winner of the Housatonic Book Award in fiction and was a finalist for the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Award.

She is also the recipient of a Whiting Writer’s Award, a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Award and a National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship. Her third novel, “The Spectators,” was published in April.

The American Book Review is a nonprofit, internationally distributed publication that appears six times a year. ABR specializes in reviews of frequently neglected published works of fiction, poetry, and literary and cultural criticism from small, regional, university, ethnic, avant-garde, and women's presses. ABR as a literary journal aims to project the sense of engagement that writers themselves feel about what is being published. It is edited and produced by writers for writers and the general public.

Don’t miss out on your chance to attend Jennifer duBois’ speaking engagement during the University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series on January 30th. duBois will begin her reading at 11 a.m. in the Alcorn Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public. For more information about the UHV/ABR Reading Series, please call (361) 570-4101 or visit www.americanbookreview.org.

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Event Time/Date:
Thursday, January 30, 2020—11:00 AM

Event Venue Location:
UHV University West Alcorn Auditorium
3007 North Ben Wilson Street
Victoria, Texas 77901

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