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ONLINE ONLY: Author! Author! Presents: Tommy Orange

Thursday, February 03, 2022
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location
All Branches
Description
Purchase tickets at www.dplfoundation.org

TOMMY ORANGE is the author of There, There, which was one of The New York Times' top books of 2018 and a Pulitzer Prize finalist. It received the 2019 American Book Award as well as the PEN/Hemingway award. His writing credits also include short stories in literary magazines, such as McSweeney's, Zoetrope: All-Story and Zyzzyva. Orange is a graduate of the MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. He is a 2014 MacDowell Fellow, and a 2016 Writing by Writers Fellow. He is an enrolled member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma.

The Author! Author! series began in 2012 as a way to expand the literary landscape in Central Oregon while raising funds for the Deschutes Public Library Foundation. With best-selling writers visiting for each annual series, Central Oregon has played host to numerous authors who have won Pulitzer Prizes, National Book Awards, and Edgar Awards, among other literary prizes.
Event Type
Adult Program
Age Group(s)
Adult
Presenter
Tommy Orange
Contact
Suzy Olsen | suzyo@dplfoundation.org | 541-312-1027
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