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The Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program presents a reading with Sarah Vowell on Tuesday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Quaker Square Inn. Vowell is the best-selling author of two essay collections and five nonfiction books on American history and culture, including “Assassination Vacation,” “The Wordy Shipmates,” and her most recent book, “Unfamiliar Fishes.” This event is free and open to the public.
Vowell has been a contributing editor for Public Radio International's “This American Life,” a columnist for Salon.com, Time and continues to write occasional essays for the opinion page of the New York Times. Vowell has made numerous appearances on the “Late Show with David Letterman,” “Late Night with Conan O'Brien” and has become a regular on “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart. She is also president of the board of 826NYC, a nonprofit tutoring and writing center for students in Brooklyn