Joynes Events: Paul Lisicky, novelist, memoirist and poet

Wed, February 23, 2011 | Joynes Room, Carothers (CRD) 007, 2501 Whitis Ave. Enter through the east doors of the honors quad

7:30 PM

Paul Lisicky will read from and discuss his writing at 7:30PM in the Joynes Reading Room. Lisicky is a novelist, memoirist and poet whose work across genres includes the novel Lawnboy, his memoir Famous Builder, and the forthcoming books The Burning House (2011) and Unbuilt Projects (2012). Married to the poet Mark Doty, he lives in New York City and Springs, New York, and has taught in the graduate writing programs at Cornell University, Rutgers-Newark, and Sarah Lawrence College. He currently teaches at NYU. 


This event is free and open to everybody. Contact Matt Valentine or 512-471-5787 with any questions.

Sponsored by: The Mary Lu Joynes Speaker Series and the Plan II Honors Program

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