David Shields is the internationally bestselling author of 20 books, including Reality Hunger (named one of the best books of 2010 by more than 30 publications), The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead (New York Times bestseller), and Black Planet (finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award). Other People: Takes and Mistakes is forthcoming from Knopf on February 21, 2017; also being released on the same day is James Franco's film adaptation of Shields's book (co-written with Caleb Powell) I Think You're Totally Wrong: A Quarrel. The recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, Shields has published essays and stories in the New York Times Magazine, Harper's, Esquire, Yale Review, Salon, Slate, McSweeney's, and Believer. His work has been translated into 20 languages.
This instructor has the following classes scheduled:
Visiting Author Series: Brevity with David Shields - starting 03/20/2017
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