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Speakers Program: Sarah Gerkensmeyer hosted by Monticello-Union Township Public Library

Sarah Gerkensmeyer headshot

August 6, 2020
6:00 PM – 7:30 pM

Virtual

Sarah Gerkensmeyer will Speak at 6 PM on Tuesday, August 6 at a virtual event hosted by Monticello-Union Township Public Library

Sarah Gerkensmeyer will speak at a virtual event hosted by Monticello-Union Township Public Library on Thursday, August 6, 2020. The conversation with the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award honoree is part of the Novel Conversations Speakers Program, sponsored by Indiana Humanities with support from Glick Philanthropies. More details are forthcoming!

Gerkensmeyer’s story collection, What You Are Now Enjoying, was selected by Stewart O’Nan as winner of the Autumn House Press Fiction Prize, long listed for he Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and chosen as winner of Late Night Library’s Debut-litzer Prize. The collection also earned her the top prize in the 2016 Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award emerging author category. She received her MFA degree in fiction from Cornell University and now lives with her family in Greencastle, Indiana.

Visit www.monticello.lib.in.us for more event details.