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Roxana Robinson at the College of the Atlantic

Submitted by Marion Fearing on Wed, 07/10/2019 - 4:45pm

Please join us on Tuesday, July 16th at 9AM at the Deering Common Community Center at the College of the Atlantic for their Coffee & Conversation series with Roxana Robinson, who will discuss her latest work, "Dawson’s Fall." This is a novel based on the lives of her great-grandparents set in 1889, in Charleston, South Carolina. Robinson and Karen Waldron, COA’s Lisa Stewart Chair in Literature and Women’s Studies, will discuss the process of weaving family journal entries and letters into fiction. This is going to be a fascinating event, so please stop by!


Roxana Robinson is the author of more than ten books, including the novels "Sparta" and "Dawson's Fall," and the biography "Georgia O'Keeffe: A Life." Her work has appeared in The AtlanticThe New YorkerHarper's MagazineThe Washington PostThe Wall Street JournalMore, and Vogue, among other publications.

Event date: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Event address: 
105 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Dawson's Fall: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374135218
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - May 14th, 2019