The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown is hosting Reading: April Freely & Francis Hwang at 6:30pm on April 7th.
April Freely has received fellowships and awards from the Ohio Arts Council, Vermont Studio Center, and the Tulsa Artist Fellowship. She has an MFA from the University of Iowa, and her work has appeared in Ninth Letter, Seneca Review, Gulf Coast, and elsewhere.
Second-Year Fiction Fellow Frances Hwang is the author of the short story collection Transparency (Back Bay Books, 2007), which won the American Academy of Arts and Letters’ Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and a PEN Open Book Award. She is the recipient of a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award and fellowships from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, Colgate University, the MacDowell Colony, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Her work has been read on NPR’s Selected Shorts and appeared in such publications as Best New American Voices, Glimmer Train, The New Yorker, and Tin House. She teaches creative writing at UC Berkeley Extension.
All readings and artist talks will be held in the Stanley Kunitz Common Room, and all exhibitions will be in the Hudson D. Walker Gallery unless otherwise noted. Both venues are located at 24 Pearl Street in Provincetown.
Regular Gallery Hours: 9am-5pm. Please enter through main office.
The Stanley Kunitz Common Room and the Hudson D. Walker Gallery are handicapped accessible. If you need assistance, please call the Fine Arts Work Center at 508-487-9960 ext. 101 in advance. For more information visit http://web.fawc.org/events/reading-april-freely-frances-hwang.