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Texas State presents: Lydia Davis

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From KAP Literary Center's website:

Lydia Davis

Wittliff Collections
Thursday, Oct. 29th | 3:30pm

Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center
Friday, Oct. 30th | 7:30pm

Lydia Davis is the author of one novel and seven story collections. Her collection Varieties of Disturbance: Stories was a finalist for the 2007 National Book Award. She is the recipient of a MacArthur fellowship, the American Academy of Arts and Letters’ Award of Merit Medal, and was named a Chevalier of the Order of the Arts and Letters by the French government for her fiction and her translations of modern writers, including Maurice Blanchot, Michel Leiris, and Marcel Proust. Lydia Davis is the winner of the 2013 Man Booker International Prize.

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