William (Bill) Cobb to read as part of the Mary E. Rolling Reading Series
Jan 24, 2013
from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM
|Where||Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library|
|Contact Name||Toni Jensen|
William J. Cobb is a novelist, essayist, and short fiction writer whose work has been published in The New Yorker, Mississippi Review, Antioch Review, and many other journals. He is author of a book of stories, White Tattoo (Ohio State University, 2002), and three novels: The Fire Eaters (Norton, 1994), Goodnight, Texas (Unbridled, 2006), and most recently, The Bird Saviors (Unbridled, 2012). He has won numerous awards, including a National Endowment for the Arts grant, and has reviewed books for The Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle, and The New York Times. He lives in Pennsylvania and Colorado and teaches fiction writing at Penn State.