Thursday, December 8, 2016 at One New York Plaza
Starts at 4:30 PM · Ends at 6:30 PM, EST (America/New_York)
Join Heather Sellers for a celebration of the third edition of her book, The Practice of Creative Writing, on Thursday, December 8th from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. The reception will take place at 1 New York Plaza, New York, NY 10004. Light refreshments will be served. Register here.
About our Speaker:
About the Book:
- Heather Sellers
Professor of English at Florida State UniversityHeather Sellers (PhD, Florida State University) is professor of English at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida, where she teaches graduate and undergraduate creative writing in children's literature, poetry, and non-fiction. She won the student-chosen professor of the year award at Hope College, where she gave the commencement address. Her textbook for the multi-genre course is The Practice of Creative Writing, which will appear next year in its third edition. A recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for Fiction, she's published two books on creating an inspiring and happy writing life, Page after Page and Chapter after Chapter, as well as a children's book, two books of poetry and three chapbooks, along with Georgia Under Water, a collection of short stories. Her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The London Daily Telegraph, Reader’s Digest, Good Housekeeping, O,the Oprah Magazine, and The Sun, as well as Prairie Schooner and Alaska Quarterly Review. She's currently at work on a new manuscript of poems and a novel for younger readers, set in Florida, her home state. She’s an avid cyclist and kayaker.
One New York Plaza
One New York Plaza, 46th Floor New York, NY United States