Contact: Donna McCracken , 206-6716
She will also read from her work-in-progress, Fishing for Polyester, another book of creative non-fiction about environmental crises, cancer, and the decline of rural life in the Midwest.
Bradway, currently a professor of creative writing at Illinois State University, has published many works of short fiction and creative non-fiction in literary journals and magazines. She received an M.F.A. in creative writing from Columbia University and a Ph.D. in English studies from ISU. More information on Bradway is available from her website at http://bbradway.net
Sponsors of the event are the UIS Speakers Committee, Writers’ Repertory, and English Program. For more information, contact Stacey Laatsch, English Program graduate assistant, by phone at (217) 206-7459 or by e-mail at UISGAEnglish@uis.edu.