UHV/ABR READING SERIES
DATE: Thursday 9/7/2017
SPEAKER: Lacy M. Johnson
Lacy M. Johnson, Cancelled due to Hurricane Harvey aftermath – Johnson is a Houston-based artist, curator, professor, activist and author of the memoir The Other Side. Known for its frank and fearless confrontation of the epidemic of violence against women, the memoir was named a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Autobiography. She also is the author of Trespasses: A Memoir. Her writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Tin House, Creative Nonfiction, and many other publications. She teaches creative nonfiction at Rice University and Sierra Nevada College.
The Other Side Trespasses: A Memoir