Location: Friends of the Shorewood Library Program Room
Join local author Lauren Fox and Station Eleven author, Emily St. John Mandel for an informational session about writing and publication. Mandel will discuss her personal writing journey, the process of getting an agent, finding a publisher, working with an editor, etc. This event is open to the public, and all are welcome to attend.
ABOUT EMILY ST. JOHN MANDEL:
Emily St. John Mandel is the author of four novels, most recently Station Eleven, which was a finalist for a National Book Award and the PEN/Faulkner Award, and won the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award, the Toronto Book Award, and the Morning News Tournament of Books, and has been translated into 31 languages. A previous novel, The Singer's Gun, was the 2014 winner of the Prix Mystere de la Critique in France. Her short fiction and essays have been anthologized in numerous collections, including Best American Mystery Stories 2013. She is a staff writer for The Millions, an online literary magazine. Mandel lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.
ABOUT LAUREN FOX:
Lauren Fox is the author of the novels Days of Awe, Friends Like Us, and Still Life with Husband. She earned her MFA from the University of Minnesota in 1998, and her work has appeared in The New York Times, Marie Claire, Seventeen, Glamour, and Salon. She lives in Milwaukee with her husband and two daughters.
THIS EVENT IS PART OF OUR SHOREWOOD READS 2018 PROGRAMMING.