Reading by Paul Harding (2010 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

Presented by the Writers Series (MFA Program in Writing)
October 11, 2013 3:30 pm
Writers’ Studio, San Francisco Campus

Note: Special time

More info: David Morini, or 415.551.9237

Paul Harding is an American musician and author, best known for his debut novel Tinkers (2009) that won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the 2010 PEN/Robert Bingham Fellowship for Writers.

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Tinkers has been recognized as one of the best debut fiction books of 2009 on the lists of the New Yorker, National Public Radio, San Francisco Chronicle, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Minneapolis Star Tribune, and!

The novel also was a finalist for the 2009 LA Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, the 2010 Indies Choice Award for Book of the Year -- Adult Debut, and The Center for Fiction First Novel Award.

Paul Harding has an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He has taught writing at Harvard and the University of Iowa. He lives near Boston with his wife and two sons.

Read "Mr. Cinderella: From Rejection Notes to the Pulitzer," published in the New York Times »