Between the Lines w/ Thrity Umrigar, author of Everybody's Son
Weds. 8/16/17, 7pm Happy Dog at the Euclid Tavern, 11526 Euclid Ave, Cle.
August's edition of Between the Lines features celebrated author Thrity Umrigar! Join us at Happy Dog Euclid to see Umrigar read from her newly published novel Everybody's Son -- a work containing "assured prose and deep insight into the human heart" (Celeste Ng, author of Everything I Never Told You) -- before discussing her approach to writing and taking questions from the audience.
Thrity Umrigar is the best-selling author of the novels Everybody's Son,Bombay Time, The Space Between Us, If Today Be Sweet, The Weight of Heaven, The World We Found and The Story Hour. She is also the author of the memoir, First Darling of the Morning. Her books have been translated into several languages and published in over fifteen countries. She is the Armington Professor of English at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. The Space Between Us was a finalist for the PEN/Beyond Margins award, while her memoir was a finalist for the Society of Midland Authors award. If Today Be Sweet was a Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle selection, while her other books have been Community Reads selections. Thrity is the winner of the Cleveland Arts Prize, a Lambda Literary award and the Seth Rosenberg prize. For Thrity's complete bio, go to her website.