College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Reading by Samrat Upadhyay

Date: March 27, 2014
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Cook DeWitt

CLAS 10th anniversary celebration is pleased to announce the  GVSU Visiting Writers Series 2013-2014

Thursday, March 27, 2014 – Samrat Upadhyay

4.00 to 5.15, Mary Idema Pew Library, Multipurpose Room: Craft Talk

7.30 to 9.00 p.m., Cook DeWitt: Reading

Samrat is the author of Arresting God in Kathmandu, a Whiting Award winner; The Royal Ghosts, which won the Asian American Literary Award and was declared a Best of Fiction by the Washington Post; The Guru of Love, a New York Times Notable Book and a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year; and Buddha's Orphans. He has written for the New York Times and has appeared on BBC Radio and National Public Radio. Upadhyay is a Martha Kraft Professor of Humanities at Indiana University.