UHV/ABR READING SERIES
DATE: Thursday 3/10/2011
TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.
PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)
SPEAKER: Beverly Lowry
Beverly Lowry has received awards from the National Endowment of the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, the Black Warrior Review, the Texas Institute of Letters, and the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters. She has served as president of the Texas Institute of Letters. She is director of the Creative Non-Fiction Program at George Mason University in Washington, D.C. She is now the author of seven novels and two nonfiction works. She was the recipient of the 2007 Richard Wright Literary Excellence Award at the Natchez Literary Festival. She taught at George Mason University but has moved to Austin, Texas.