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Visiting Writer Series: Cris Beam

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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UNC Asheville’s Visiting Writer Series presents Cris Beam at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 in UNC Asheville’s Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum. This event is free and open to everyone.

Cris Beam, whose most recent work is I Feel You: The Surprising Power of Extreme Empathy, is the author of several books focusing on the lives of transgender teenagers, as well as a nonfiction book exploring the American foster care system.

Here’s a closer look, with commentary by UNC Asheville’s Writer-in-Residence Wiley Cash about all the authors in the Visiting Writer Series.

Spring semester events in the Visiting Writer Series:

  • Crystal Hana Kim – Feb. 19, 2019, 7 p.m., Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum
  • Will Johnson – March 5, 2019, 7 p.m., Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum

Support for the Visiting Writer Series comes from Biltmore Farms Hotels, BPR (Blue Ridge Public Radio) and Our State magazine.

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Date:
November 8
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Website:
https://english.unca.edu/visiting-writers

Organizer

Department of English
Phone:
828.251.6411
Email:
williams@unca.edu

Venue

Karpen Hall Laurel Forum