Bobbie Ann Mason received the Ernest Hemingway Award for her first book of fiction, Shiloh and Other Stories. Other works include In Country, Spence + Lila, Feather Crowns, Clear Springs, Elvis Presley, Zizagging Down a Wild Trail, An Atomic Romance, and Nancy Culpepper. Her new novel, The Girl in the Blue Beret, was published in 2011. She is former Writer-in-Residence at the University of Kentucky.
There will be a book signing. This event is free and open to the public; no tickets are required.
Bobbie Ann Mason's appearance on campus has been generously sponsored by the Office of the President in conjunction with the Fellowship of Southern Writers Benefit Series.
Knobloch Campus Center Alvarez- Smith 900 Room