Visiting Writers Program

Visiting Writers Program

Contact: Melanie Almeder, almeder@roanoke.edu

Sofia Samatar, Reading and Q&A

Sofia Samatar is the author of the novels A Stranger in Olondria and The Winged Histories, the short story collection, Tender, and Monster Portraits, a collaboration with her brother, the artist Del Samatar. Her work has received several honors including the Astounding Award (formerly the John W. Campbell Award), the British Fantasy Award, and the World Fantasy Award. She teaches world literature and speculative fiction at James Madison University.

Sponsored by the Visiting Writers Program, Department of English and Communication Studies, and The Writing Center

Registration Required