Douglas Trevor, Novelist and Short Story Writer
When: March 30, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Kreft Center Recital Hall
Free and open to the public.
Douglas Trevor is the author of the novel Girls I Know (2013), and the short story collection The Thin Tear in the Fabric of Space (2005). Thin Tear won the 2005 Iowa Short Fiction Award and was a finalist for the 2006 Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award for First Fiction. Girls I Know won the 2013 Balcones Fiction Prize. Trevor’s short fiction has appeared most recently as a Ploughshares Solo, and in The Iowa Review, New Letters, and the Michigan Quarterly Review. He has also had stories in The Paris Review, Glimmer Train, Epoch, Black Warrior Review, The New England Review, and about a dozen other literary magazines. Trevor is Professor of Creative Writing and director of the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at The University of Michigan, where he is also Professor of Renaissance Literature. Trevor will read from and discuss his work.