UML Writers On Campus Series - featuring Maureen Stanton & Diannely Antigua - Nov. 12th @ O'Leary Library
Readings by Professor Maureen Stanton and UML Alum Diannely Antigua.
Tuesday, November 12th at 5:30PM
UML O’Leary Library – 61 Wilder St.
Free and Open to the Public. This event is sponsored by the UML English Department. For more information, please contact Maggie Dietz, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maureen Stanton is the author of Body Leaping Backward: Memoir of a Delinquent Girlhood, which People Magazine called “a blazingly important memoir,” and Killer Stuff and Tons of Money, winner of a Massachusetts Book Award for nonfiction. She has received an Iowa Review prize, Pushcart Prizes, and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacDowell Colony.
Diannely Antigua’s debut poetry collection, Ugly Music, won the Pamet River Prize from YesYes Books. Antigua received a BA from UMass Lowell (Class of 2011) and an MFA from New York University, where whe was awarded a Global Research Initiative Fellowship to Florence, Italy. She is the recipient of additional fellowships from CantoMundo, Community of Writers, and the Fine Arts Work Center Summer Program.