Maine Media Workshops - Master Lecture Series

Steve Almond + Karen Marshall: Arnold Newman Master Lecture Series

August 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm



The Arnold Newman Master Lecture Series on Tuesday, August 6 will feature talks from Steve Almond followed by Karen Marshall. Steve Almond is the author of ten books of fiction and non-fiction, including the New York Times Bestsellers Candyfreak and Against Football. His short fiction has appeared in the Best American Stories, Pushcart Prize Anthology, Best American Erotica, and Best American Mystery Stories. His journalism and essays have appeared in the New York Times Magazine,GQ,the Washington Post, and elsewhere. He teaches creative writing at the Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University and Wesleyan University.

Marshall is the recipient of artist fellowships and sponsorships through the New York Foundation for the Arts, as well as grants and support from private foundations. Nominated for the Prix Pictet in 2011, her work is part of several collections, including the Feminist Artbase at The Brooklyn Museum. Her photographs have appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times Magazine, the London Sunday Times, The Atlantic, New York Magazine, GUP Magazine, and PDN.

The lectures are open to the public and will take place on the upper level of the Rockport Opera House. We hope to see you there!