Author Bonnie Jo Campbell visits Creative Writing

October 14, 2016

On Oct. 7, the creative writing students welcomed local author Bonnie Jo Campbell to the Writing House for an evening of master classes and readings.

Campbell is the author of several popular novels, including American Salvage, Once Upon a River, Q Road, Women and Other Animals and Our Working Lives. American Salvage was a finalist for the 2009 National Book Award in Fiction; Women and Other Animals won the AWP Prize for fiction.

Campbell brought the students a box of limited-edition comic books of her latest novel, Mothers, Tell Your Daughters. After her reading, Campbell mingled with students and signed autographs.