Lance Olsen will talk tonight, September 7 at 7 pm in McHugh Commons. Tutt library has several books by this Block 1 visiting writer. He has written novels, non-fiction, short stories, poetry, hypermedia text, and anti-textbooks alone and in collaboration with others. He has won awards and prestigious fellowships and his work has been translated into many other languages. Check the "New Arrivals" shelving on the first floor across from the Circulation Desk in Tutt Library or use Prospector to request his work.
As the CC blurb states: The author of more than 20 books of and about innovative writing, including, most recently, “Dreamlives in Debris,” Lance Olsen has been honored with Guggenheim and NEA Fellowships, as well as the Berlin Prize and a D.A.A.D. Artist-in-Berlin Residency. His work has appeared in The Village Voice, BOMB, McSweeney’s, and “Best American Non-Required Reading.”
"’Dreamlives of Debris’ is a stunning song cycle on the pixilation of memory in a hyperdigitalized universe, opening out into an extraordinarily beautiful and powerful meditation on nothing less than the erasure of time itself." —David Shields
Visiting Writers Series: Sponsored by the Colorado College English Department with the support of the MacLean Visiting Writers Endowment. All events free and open to the public. For more information, call (719) 389-6853.