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Spring 2017 Hallie Ford Literary Series, David Shields, essayist and novelist
Start Date: 2/2/2017Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 2/2/2017End Time: 10:00 PM

Event Description
Reality Hunger War is Beautiful Thursday, Feb. 2, at 7:30 p.m.
Hatfield Library — Hatfield Room Art Building — Room 212


David Shields is the internationally bestselling author of twenty books, including Reality Hunger (named one of the best books of 2010 by more than thirty publications), The Thing About Life Is That One Day You’ll Be Dead (New York Times bestseller), and Black Planet (finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award). Just published is War Is Beautiful (powerHouse, November 2015); Other People: Takes & Mistakes is forthcoming from Knopf in February 2017. The recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, Shields has published essays and stories in the New York Times Magazine, Harper’s, Esquire, Yale Review, Village Voice, Salon, Slate, McSweeney’s, and Believer. His work has been translated into twenty languages.
Location Information:
*WU Campus

*WU Campus - Hatfield Library  (View Map)
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-370-6300

*WU Campus - Hatfield Library  (View Map)
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-370-6300
Room: Hatfield Room
Contact Information:
Name: Mary Martin
Phone: 503-370-6061
Email: memartin2@willamette.edu
Admission / Ticket Info:
Free and open to the public.

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