The Fall 2014 Series Continues

We’re delighted to welcome Joe Wilkins to the Norwich campus as our next featured author in the NU Writers Series.

Monday, November 17
4:00 p.m.
Kreitzberg Library Multipurpose Room

Here is a podcast of the WNUB radio special episode of “Norwich Odyssey” that features Joe. Host Jacque Day also speaks with Norwich creative writing professor Sean Prentiss about the literary connection that linked the three of them, years before Sean and Jacque joined the Norwich family.

You can also listen to the show at one of our scheduled air times via the WNUB live stream: Or, if you live locally, why not tune in on the FM dial at 88.3! The show broadcasts at the following times the weekend before Joe’s reading:

• Saturday, Nov. 15 at 12:05 p.m.
• Sunday, Nov. 16 at 5:05 p.m.
• Monday, Nov. 17 at 12:05 p.m.

Joe Wilkins was born and raised in eastern Montana, the site and subject of his memoir, The Mountain and the Fathers (2012). This memoir was named a 2012 Montana Book Award Honor Book and a 2013 Orion Book Award Finalist, and is the winner of the 2014 GLCA New Writers Award in Nonfiction. Wilkins is also an award-winning poet and has published two books of poetry, Killing the Murnion Dogs and Notes from the Journey West. He is the co-editor of The Far Edges of the Fourth Genre, an anthology about creative nonfiction, with Norwich University creative writing professor Sean Prentiss.