F241. American Harvest and White Flights: Marie Mockett and Jess Row in Conversation, Sponsored by Graywolf Press
Friday, March 6, 2020
1:45 pm to 3:00 pm
Fiona McCrae has been the director and publisher of Graywolf Press since 1994.
Marie Mutsuki Mockett's memoir, American Harvest: God, Country and Farming in the Heartland, follows her travels through seven agricultural states and tries to reconcile competing ideas of our national story. It was a finalist for the 2017 Lukas Prize.
Jess Row is the author of the novel Your Face in Mine, the story collections The Train to Lo Wu and Nobody Ever Gets Lost, and a book of essays, White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American Imagination. He teaches at The College of New Jersey.