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Peter Rock reading March 23



Reed College creative writing instructor Peter Rock reads from his first collection of short stories, The Unsettling; afterwards, there will be a book signing. Rock has written four novels, The Bewildered, The Ambidextrist, Carnival Wolves, and This Is The Place. He is a former Wallace Stegner Fellow, and is a recipient of a 2000 NEA Fellowship.  


5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 23


Psychology auditorium, room 105, Reed College, Portland (Use east parking lot off of SE Woodstock Blvd.)


Free and open to the public


For more information, the public is asked to visit the Reed events website at or call the Reed events line at 503/777-7755.


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