Award-Winning Author Josh Emmons

April 5, 2018

Josh EmmonsMt. San Jacinto College Hosts Josh Emmons, Author Reading

Thursday, April 19, 2018
12:30 p.m.
Menifee Valley Campus-Rm.600
28237 La Piedra Rd., 92584

Award winning author Josh Emmons, will read and engage in a discussion about the craft of creative writing, offered by the Menifee Valley Campus English Department in association with MSJC Foundation and Poets & Writers, Inc.

Josh Emmons is an American novelist who currently lives in Los Angeles. A graduate of Oberlin College and the Iowa Writers' Workshop (2002), he published his first book, The Loss of Leon Meed, in 2005. Set in his native northern California, about the varied responses of ten small-town residents to a stranger's mysterious appearances and disappearances, it was a Book Sense pick and winner of a James Michener-Copernicus Society of America Award, and has been translated into several languages. His second, Prescription for a Superior Existence, which explores the intersections of faith, religion and desire, came out in 2008. His latest book, A Moral Tale and Other Moral Tales, came out in April, 2017. His fiction and non-fiction have been published in various magazines and newspapers.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information contact John Mull at 951-639-5627 or jmull@msjc.edu​​