9th Annual Shaindy Rudoff Memorial Evening

10/05/2015 - 17:40 - 20:00
The 9th Annual Shaindy Rudoff Literary Evening
in memory of Founding Director Shaindy Rudoff, z”l 

featuring acclaimed writer of fiction and nonfiction

Robin Hemley

in conversation with Evan Fallenberg


Reception: 17:45

Program begins: 18:30

Location: Feldman Auditorium (#301), Bar-Ilan University

 

Robin Hemley is the winner of a Guggenheim Fellowship and many other awards, including the Nelson Algren Award for Fiction from The Chicago Tribune, and three Pushcart Prizes in both fiction and nonfiction. He has published 11 books, and his stories and essays have appeared in the New York Times, New York Magazine, Chicago Tribune, and many literary magazines and anthologies. Robin received his MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop and directed the Nonfiction Writing Program at The University of Iowa for nine years. He is currently Writer-in-Residence and Director of the Writing Program at Yale-NUS in Singapore.