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Writers On Writing Series

The Mount Mary University Master of Arts in English program presents this series that brings best-selling authors to campus to talk about their published work, their process and their craft.

image: Rebecca RasmussenWriters On Writing: Rebecca Rasmussen

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Helfaer Hall
Free and open to the public. Space is limited and reservations are appreciated.  For information or to reserve your place, contact Karen Murray at murrayk@mtmary.edu or 414-258-4810, Ext. 395.

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About The Author

Rebecca Rasmussen is the author of the novels Evergreen (2014) and The Bird Sisters (2011). Her stories have appeared in or have won prizes from TriQuarterly,Narrative Magazine, Glimmer Train, The Mid-American Review, among other journals.

Rasmussen was raised in Spring Green, Wisconsin, which is also the setting for her first novel. Currently, she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter and teaches English part-time at UCLA.

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Special Event:  Mount Mary University Publishing Institute
Join us Saturday, September 26, 2015, for this special event featuring a panel discussion, breakout sessions with visiting authors, one-on-one sessions with agents, author readings and book signings. Special keynote by Dean Bakopoulos, whose Summerlong: A Novel is being acclaimed as his breakout novel. He will be speaking on the nuts and bolts of narrative and structure and writing clear, powerful stories.  

Learn more about the Master of Arts in English program at Mount Mary University.