University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)
SPEAKER: John O'Brien
founded The Review of Contemporary Fiction in 1980 and established the Dalkey Archive Press three years later. Dalkey Archive Press publishes books of poetry, criticism, and biography as well as fiction. Its catalogue features more than 350 works by authors from across the globe, including the United States, Canada, France, Britain, Russia, Spain, Japan, Brazil, Mexico, and Belgium. Its English translation of Voices from Chernobyl received the National Book Critics Circle Award in the general nonfiction category.