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About a Girl launch party with Sarah McCarry and friends
Jul 14, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
Staff favorite Sarah McCarry returns to WORD to celebrate the release of About a Girl, the third book in the Metamorphoses series. She will be joined by Rahawa Haile, an Eritrean-American short story writer and essayist whose work has appeared in The Awl, The Guardian, The Toast, Hazlitt, and Volume 1 Brooklyn; Mairead Case, a Creative Writing Ph.D student at the University of Denver and legal observer with more than a decade of experience teaching and organizing in jails, libraries, and high schools, and whose book, See You in the Morning, comes out from featherproof books in September 2015; and Lyric Hunter, an incoming Writing MFA candidate at Pratt Institute in the fall, whose chapbook, Swallower, was published by Ugly Duckling Presse in 2014.