An Evening with Hendrix-Murphy Visiting Writer Kevin Brockmeier

Kevin Brockmeier, a native of Little Rock, is a much-lauded writer of fantasy and literary fiction. He is the author of the novels The Illumination, The Brief History of the Dead, and The Truth About Celia; two short story collections; and two children’s novels. His latest release is the memoir A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of the Seventh Grade. His work has appeared in such venues as The New Yorker, The Oxford American, McSweeney’s, and Tin House.  He has received several awards, including a PEN USA, a Borders Original Voices, and three O. Henry awards.  He is in residence at Hendrix College during the spring semester as the Hendrix-Murphy Visiting Writer, teaching a creative writing course, “Science Fiction and Fantasy.”

Sponsored by the Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Programs in Literature and Language. Reception and book-signing to follow. 

  • February 19, 2015 at 7:30pm – 9pm
  • Reves Recital Hall, Hendrix College
    1600 Washington Ave
    Conway, AR 72032
    United States
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  • Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Programs in Literature and Language

    501-450-4597

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