Past Bermont Distinguished Visiting Authors & Fellows

Past Bermont Distinguished Authors

2018-2019 Distinguished Visiting Author - David Abrams

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David Abrams is the author of the novels Brave Deeds (Grove/Atlantic, 2017) and Fobbit (Grove/Atlantic, 2012), a comedy about the Iraq War which Publishers Weekly called “an instant classic” and named a Top 10 Pick for Literary Fiction in Fall 2012.  Fobbit was also a New York Times Notable Book of 2012, an Indie Next pick, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and a finalist for the L.A. Times’ Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction.  Abrams’ short stories have appeared in several anthologies, including Montana Noir (Akashic Books, 2017), Fire and Forget (Da Capo Press, 2013), and Watchlist (O/R Books, 2015).  His stories and essays have appeared in Esquire, The New York Times, Glimmer Train Stories, Narrative, and many other publications. He earned a BA in English from the University of Oregon and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.  He lives in Butte, Montana with his wife.  His blog, The Quivering Pen, can be found at: www.davidabramsbooks.blogspot.com

 

Date: Monday, April 15, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Rogers Free Library

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2016 – 2017 Fellowship - Rick Moody, Distinguished Visiting Author

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Student Fellows:

Nicole Andreson
Alexis den Boggende
Hannah Little
Adrienne Wooster

 

 

 

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2015 – 2016 Fellowship - Claire Messud, Distinguished Visiting Author

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Student Fellows:

Kaitlin Della Rocca
Alexis den Boggende
Olivia Fritz

Kerlie Merizier
Brittany Parziale
Adrienne Wooster

 

 

 

 

 

2014 – 2015 Fellowship - Paul Harding, Distinguished Visiting Author

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Student Fellows:

Tori Bodozian
Courtney Danforth
Alexis den Boggende
Colin Gallagher
Jennifer Iacobino
Katie Lowerre

Kevin Marchand
Stephanie Nisbet

 

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2013 – 2014 Fellowship - Howard Norman, Distinguished Visiting Author

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Leah Catania
Caitlin Holton
Katie Lowerre
Fiona Schlageter

2012 – 2013 Fellowship - Margot Livesey, Distinguished Visiting Author

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Rebecca Abitz
Mackenzie Brennan
Leah Catania

Reina Laaman
Nicole Sabatino
Chelsea Silva