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Marylhurst Reading Series: Memoirist Justin Hocking

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 3:30 pm 
The Old Library, BP John Admin. Bldg.
Marylhurst University
Free and open to the public.

Memoirist Justin Hocking will read from his debut memoir, The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld (Graywolf Press).

His writing has appeared in The Rumpus, The Normal School, The Oregonian, Open City, Thrasher, and elsewhere. He was recently named by Willamette Week as one of the "Ten Writers Who Made Portland."

Hocking is the Executive Director of the Independent Publishing Resource Center, and a co-founder and lead instructor in the IPRC's Certificate Program in Creative Writing.

The Marylhurst Reading Series is sponsored by Marylhurst's English Literature and Writing program and supported by the Thomas Binford Endowment Fund for Writing.

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