Author Cristina García will be on campus on Thursday, Oct. 14 for the second installment of this semester’s Jack Ridl Visting Writers Series. Her visit will include a WTHS interview at 11:15 a.m., a question and answer session in the Herrick Room in DeWitt at 3 p.m., and a reading at 7 p.m. in the Knickerbocker Theatre.
García has written five fiction novels: Dreaming in Cuban, The Agüero Sisters, Monkey Hunting, A Handbook to Luck, and The Lady Matador’s Hotel, which was just published on Sept. 7. In addition, she has edited two anthologies, written two children’s books, and released a collection of poetry entitled The Lesser Tragedy of Death. Literary criticism of Dreaming in Cuban can be found in Literature Criticism Online. Reviews of García’s other works and interviews with the author can also be found on OneFile PowerSearch.
— Bethany Stripp, Library Student Blogger