A Conversation with Vanessa Veselka
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Date & Time
Sat, Oct 10 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Join the Buellton Library Writers’ Workshop for a live online discussion with 2020 National Book Award nominee Vanessa Veselka.
VANESSA VESELKA is the author of the novel Zazen, which won the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize. Her short stories have appeared in Tin House and ZYZZYVA, and her nonfiction in GQ, The Atlantic, Smithsonian, The Atavist, and was included in Best American Essays and the anthology Bitchfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism. She has been, at various times, a teenage runaway, a sex worker, a union organizer, an independent record label owner, a train hopper, a waitress, and a mother. She lives in Portland, OR.