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PSU Writers Workshop with Melissa Bank
Wednesday, February 22, 2006 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, February 22, 2006 - 4:00pm

Location: Smith Memorial Union, 1825 SW Broadway , Room 329
Speaker: Melissa Bank

Bank's bestselling 1999 debut, The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing,
took readers by storm. She is back with her new book, The Wonder Spot,
a series of interconnected stories chronicling the bittersweet
misadventures of middle-child Sophie Applebaum. Winner of the 1993
Nelson Algren Award for short fiction, Bank has published stories in
numerous magazines. She holds an MFA from Cornell University, and
divides her time between New York City and Sag Harbor.

Coffee, tea, and refreshments will be served at workshop.

The registration fee is $40 for non-PSU students.
Make checks payable to PSU Dept. of English. Registration forms are
available by email or picked up at the PSU English Dept. office, Room
405, in Neuberger Hall. Registrations can also be mailed in, with the
fee, to:

Peggy Savage
Department of English
Portland State University
PO Box 751
Portland, Oregon 97207-0751
For information email: or call 503-725-9528