JUNE 16: Gary Fincke

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 7:00 PM

Gary Fincke picPlease join City Books as we welcome Gary Fincke back to the store to read from his new collection of essays The Darkness Call, a collection of personal essays that won the Robert C. Jones Prize for Short Prose and was published by Pleiades Press in February.

Gary’s newest collection of poems The Infinity Room has just won Michigan State’s Wheelbarrow Press Poetry Prize and will appear late this year. West Virginia University published The Out-of-Sorts: New and Selected Stories in 2017, and Stephen F. Austin published Bringing Back the Bones: New and Selected Poems in 2016.

Winner of the Flannery O’Connor Prize for Short Fiction and the Ohio State University/The Journal Poetry Prize for earlier books, Gary has just retired as the Charles Degenstein Professor of Creative Writing and Director of the Writers Institute at Susquehanna University.

It’s going to be a great night!

Book signing to follow the reading. Limited seating.