UHV/ABR READING SERIES
DATE: Thursday 2/17/2011
TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.
PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)
SPEAKER: Kate Bernheimer
Kate Bernheimer has published novels, stories, children's books, creative nonfiction, and essays on fairy tales, and has edited three influential fairy-tale anthologies. As a fiction writer devoted to fairy tales, she has also undertaken to help preserve this literary tradition through essays and editorships. In 2005, she founded, and currently remains editor of, Fairy Tale Review, the leading literary journal dedicated to fairy tales as a contemporary art form. Associate Professor of English and Writer in Residence at the University of Louisiana in Lafayette, she teaches a graduate fiction workshop and is in residence each spring in the Gaines House.