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Michener Center presents: Fiona McFarlane & Michael McGriff

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Thursday, April 2, 2015
FIONA MCFARLANE & MICHAEL MCGRIFF
7:30 pm Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302 on campus

MCW alums McFarlane (2012) and McGriff (2006) are visiting professors in Spring 2015, McFarlane in English and McGriff at MCW.  McFarlane’s debut novel The Night Guest won Australia’s Voss Literary Prize, its Miles Franklin Literary Award, and shared the Barbara Jefferis Award, and was shortlisted for several other top Australian prizes as well as the London Guardian and the LA Times First Book prizes.  McGriff’s two award-winning poetry collections are Dismantling the Hills (U Pittsburgh) and Home Burial (Copper Canyon).  He has most recently collaborated with J.M. Tyree on Our Secret Life in the Movies, named by National Public Radio as a top book of 2014.