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1:00 Author Talk – Ann McKinstry Micou – “A Guide to Fiction Set in New Jersey” (SPB)
September 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This talk looks at the way characters in New Jersey fiction responded to place in the 19th and very early 20th centuries. The discussion includes issues such as wartime, social class, feminism, resourcefulness, commuting to suburbia, immigration, race relations, neighborliness, satire, and the influence of Princeton University. The book will be available for purchase at $25.
Ann McKinstry Micou, who lives in Montclair, NJ holds a D.Litt. with distinction from Drew University (2014). The author of a new book, A Guide to Fiction Set in New Jersey, she has also written three guides to fiction set in Vermont and two scholarly articles in Scribner’s American Author series.
Registration required, no fee.