Janet Heidinger Kafka Award Ceremony and Reading

Thursday, November 3, 2011
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

Award Ceremony and Reading

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2011 Kafka Prize Winner Linda LeGarde Grover

Linda LeGarde Grover, the 2011 winner of the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for fiction by an American woman, will visit the University of Rochester for an award ceremony and reading. A reception and book signing will follow the award ceremony. The event is free and open to the public. Contact sbai@rochester.edu or 275-8318 for more information.

Grover won the award for her 2010 story collection The Dance Boots. She is Assistant Professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, as well as the co-author of A Childhood in Minnesota: Exploring the Lives of Ojibwe and Immigrant Families, 1880-1920 and the author of the poetry chapbook The Indian at Indian School.