Pete Duval, Renée Branum & Charlie Buck
February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AKST
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Pete Duval’s short story collection The Deposition, winner of the 2020 Juniper Prize for Fiction, was published by The University of Massachusetts Press in March 2021 An earlier collection, Rear View (Houghton Mifflin), won the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference Bakeless Prize, the Connecticut Book Award, and was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times’ Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Ascent, The Massachusetts Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, and Witness, among other venues. He is a professor at West Chester and Spalding universities.
Renée Branum’s stories and essays have appeared in several publications including The Georgia Review, Narrative Magazine, The Gettysburg Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, and Best American Nonrequired Reading. She has earned MFAs in Fiction from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and Creative Nonfiction from the University of Montana. She was a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Prose Fellowship in 2020. She currently lives in Cincinnati where she is pursuing a PhD in Fiction.
Charlie Buck’s stories have been awarded fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mid-Atlantic National Endowment for the Arts. Her work has appeared in Story Magazine, The New Yorker, Borderlore, Alaska Quarterly Review, and other publications. She currently works as an ethnographer for the Southwest Folklife Alliance and the End-of-Life Care Partnership.