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Marylhurst Reading Series: Prose Writer Jay Ponteri

Thursday, May 9, 2013, 3:30 pm
The Old Library, BP John Admin. Bldg.
Marylhurst University
Free and open to the public.

Prose writer Jay Ponteri will read from his debut memoir, Wedlocked (Hawthorne Books).

Jay Ponteri directs the undergraduate creative writing program at Marylhurst University and show:tell, The Workshop for Teen Writers & Artists. He is the founding editor of both Marylhurst's online literary magazine M Review and HABIT Books, a publisher of prose and poetry chapbooks.

His memoir, Wedlocked, is being published by Hawthorne Books, April 2013. His chapbook of short prose, Darkmouth Strikes Again, is being published by Future Tense Books, summer 2013.

The series is sponsored by Marylhurst's English Literature and Writing program and supported by the Thomas Binford Endowment Fund for Writing.

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