Adams State will host author and speaker Daniel Lehman


Dr. Daniel Lehman

The Adams State University English Department Distinguished Lecturer Series presents "Literary Journalism and Its Social History: What's Still Important About the Form?" with Dr. Daniel Lehman at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10 in McDaniel Hall room 101. The event is free and open to the public.

Lehman is co-founder and co-editor of River Teeth: A Journal of Nonfiction Narrative and the River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize Series for the University of New Mexico Press. He is author of books on literary nonfiction and John Reed and is interim director of the Ashland University MFA Program. He is an Ashland University Trustees' Distinguished Professor of English.

The Adams State Common Reading Experience will host an additional lecture by Lehman, "Waiting for J.M. Coetzee: The Burden of Race Where All Lives Matter," at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in McDaniel Hall 101.

Both events are free and open to the public.

For information call the English Department Office at 719-587-7800.