Author Brit Bennett reads from and discusses her highly acclaimed debut novel, The Mothers. Presented in partnership with the University of Cincinnati. Copies of The Mothers will be available for sale and signing courtesy of Joseph-Beth Cincinnati.
6 pm reception/6:30 program
$10 members/$15 nonmembers
Reservations required: 513-621-0717 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Born and raised in Southern California, Brit Bennett graduated from Stanford University and later earned her MFA in fiction at the University of Michigan, where she won a Hopwood Award in Graduate Short Fiction as well as the 2014 Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers. Her work is featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Paris Review, and Jezebel.
A dazzling debut novel from an exciting new voice, The Mothers is a surprising story about young love, a big secret in a small community—and the things that ultimately haunt us most.