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American Book Review


DATE: Thursday  11/6/2014

TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.

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

Oscar Casares

SPEAKER: Oscar Casares

Casares is the author of a novel and a collection of stories which have earned him fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Copernicus Society of America, and the Texas Institute of Letters. His collection of stories, Brownsville, was selected by the American Library Association as a Notable Book of 2004. His first novel, Amigoland, received a starred review from Publishers Weekly and was later selected by the 2010 Mayor's Book Club in Austin for that year's citywide reading campaign.




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