Dan Beachy-Quick and Gina Ochsner at Literary Arts October 17th


Thursday, October 17th
7:00 p.m.
Dan-Beachy Quick and Gina Ochsner
Literary Arts
925 SW Washington • Portland

Paul Martone from Late Night Library will  interview Dan Beachy-Quick about his new book and his first novel, An Impenetrable Screen of Purest Sky

Both authors will read from their work and take audience questions.

Dan Beachy-Quick's first novel, An Impenetrable Screen of Purest Sky, has just been released from Coffee House Press.  He is also the author of five books of poetry, most recently Circle’s Apprentice, two books of prose, A Whaler’s Dictionary and Wonderful Investigations; as well as a number of chapbooks and two collaborations.

Gina Ochsner is the author of the short story collection The Necessary Grace to Fall, which received the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and the story collection People I Wanted to Be. Both books received the Oregon Book Award. Her novel, The Russian Dreambook of Colour and Flight, received the Grub Street Book Prize in 2011 and was long listed for the Orange Prize in 2010.