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American Book Review


DATE: Thursday  9/1/2016

TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)

Peter Turchi

SPEAKER: Peter Turchi

Turchi is the author of six books of fiction and nonfiction most recently including the New York Times bestseller A Muse and a Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery, and Magic. He also has co-edited three anthologies for writers. His writing has appeared in Tin House, The Huffington Post, Ploughshares, and Story. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, he has taught in and served as director of the Master of Fine Arts in writing programs at Warren Wilson College and Arizona State University. He currently teaches at UH.


A Muse and a Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery, and Magic

Maps of the Imagination

Night, Truck, Two Lights Burning


The Girls Next Door

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