Frostburg State University’s Center for Creative Writing presents guest editor of “Nightsun 26” and author Dinty Moore at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, in FSU’s Lane University Center 201. He will be reading selections from his new memoir, “Between Panic and Desire.”
For years, Moore has had his hands in a variety of projects. He is the author of five books: “Between Panic and Desire"; “The Truth of the Matter: Art and Craft in Creative Nonfiction,” an examination of the building blocks of successful nonfiction prose; “The Accidental Buddhist: Mindfulness, Enlightenment, and Sitting Still, a look at American Buddhism”; “The Emperor's Virtual Clothes”; and “Toothpick Men: Short Stories.” Moore has also written and edited several text books, including “Sudden Stories: The Mammoth Book of Miniscule Fiction.” Additionally, his work has appeared in dozens of fiction journals across the United States. “Between Panic and Desire” is due out in March 2008 from University of Nebraska Press.
Moore’s reading is free and open to the public. A reception and book-signing will follow. For more information, contact FSU’s Center for Creative Writing at (301) 687-4024.
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