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Goldie Goldbloom

Beck Lecture Series
Date: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Time: 
8:00 PM
Location: 
Barney-Davis Board Room

Born in Western Australia, GLCA award-winning novelist and short story writer Goldie Goldbloomnow lives in Chicago with her eight children and a cat.

She has worked for close to twenty years as both a high school and elementary school teacher as well as a librarian. Her collection of short stories, You Lose These and Other Stories, was published by Fremantle Press with individual stories appearing in such magazines as: Narrative, StoryQuarterly, and Prairie Schooner. Her novel, The Paperbark Shoe (Picador Press), won both the AWP Novel Award (2008) and the Great Lakes College Association’s New Writer’s Award (2011), and has been translated into French.

Posted Date: 
Monday, August 1, 2011