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Alan Heathcock

Beck Lecture Series
Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Time: 
8:00 PM
Location: 
Barney-Davis Board Room 

Fiction Prize Winner–Alan Heathcock’s fiction has been published in many of America’s top magazines and journals.

Volt, a collection of stories, was a “Best Book 2011” selection from numerous newspapers and magazines, including GQ, Publishers Weekly, Salon, the Chicago Tribune, and Cleveland Plain Dealer, was named as a New York Times Editors’ Choice, selected as a Barnes and Noble Best Book of the Month, as well as a finalist for the Barnes and Noble Discover Prize. The winner of the 2012 GLCA New Writers Award in fiction, Heathcock has also received a Whiting Award, a National Magazine Award, and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference He is currently a Literature Fellow for the state of Idaho. A native of Chicago, he teaches fiction writing at Boise State University.

Posted Date: 
Tuesday, February 12, 2013