Writers’ Cafe Panel: “Writing from Life”

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Free Event

UCSB faculty, alumni and local authors will discuss writing, publishing and teaching memoir, creative nonfiction and fiction. Panelists include Sameer Pandya, author of “The Blind Writer: Stories and a Novella,” from the Department of Asian American Studies; Jervey Tervalon, author of six novels, most recently “Monster’s Chef,” from the College of Creative Studies; and Diana Raab, author of “Regina’s Closet: Finding My Grandmother’s Secret Journal” along with other books of poetry and non-fiction. Facilitated by Amy Boutell and Chryss Yost of Writers’ Café. This panel discussion is part of the events scheduled for the ninth annual UCSB Reads program, in which UCSB and the Santa Barbara community read the same book. The 2015 book selection is Piper Kerman’s memoir “Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison.”

Additional Resources
More Links: http://guides.library.ucsb.edu/ucsbreads