The MFA program at Ashland University presents the summer residency's summer reading series. Creative nonfiction writer Brenda Miller gives a craft seminar on Friday, July 30 at 1 p.m. in Ronk Lecture Hall, Schar College of Education. This event is free and open to the public.
Brenda Miller is the author of Season of the Body (Sarabande Books, 2002) which was a finalist for the PEN American Center Book Award in Creative Nonfiction, and Blessing of the Animals (Eastern Washington University Press, 2009). She has received five Pushcart Prizes and her work has appeared in numerous literary journals, including Fourth Genre, Creative Nonfiction, The Sun, Utne Reader, The Georgia Review and Witness. She co-authored, with Suzanne Paola, the textbook Tell it Slant: Writing and Shaping Creative Nonfiction (McGraw-Hill, 2004), and she serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Bellingham Review.