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Meet Author Rion Amilcar Scott: A reading and conversationNorth Regional Broward County Library 1100 Coconut Creek Boulevard, Coconut Creek, FL, United States
Join the Florida Atlantic University Department of English as they welcome writer Rion Amilcar Scott for a reading from his latest book, The World Doesn't Require You, and an engaging conversation about his writing process and his life as a writer. Scott is an award-winning writer whose work has been published in places such as The New Yorker, The Kenyon Review, Crab Orchard Review, Best Small Fictions 2020 and The
Meet Author Toni Jensen: A reading and conversationNorth Regional Broward County Library 1100 Coconut Creek Boulevard, Coconut Creek, FL, United States
The Department of English at Florida Atlantic University is hosting award-winning writer Toni Jensen. The Métis author of both fiction and memoir will read from Carry, a memoir-in-essays about gun violence, land, and indigenous women's lives, followed by a Q & A with the audience. A National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship recipient in 2020, Jensen has published essays in Orion, Catapult and Ecotone. She is also the