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GVSU Writers Series: Davy Rothbart and Peter Rothbart - Found Magazine's 10th Anniversary Tour Peter and Davy Rothbart

GVSU Writers Series: Davy Rothbart and Peter Rothbart - Found Magazine's 10th Anniversary Tour

When
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
7:30 PM

Where
Cook-DeWitt Center, Allendale Campus

Category
Humanities, Literary Arts

Description
Davy Rothbart and Peter Rothbart are Michigan natives; Davy Rothbart is editor of Found magazine, author of a story collection and forthcoming essay collection, and contributor to This American Life. Peter is an award-winning singer/songwriter and frontman for folk/rock group The Poem Adept. His third solo album, You Are What You Dream, will be released this fall.

The pair will give students a craft talk from 4:30-5:30 p.m., in the Pere Marquette room, Kirkhof Center. The evening event, My Heart is an Idiot: Found Magazine's 10th Anniversary Tour, will be at 7:30 p.m. in Cook-DeWitt. This multimedia performance will feature Davy's writing, items from Found, and performances of original songs by Peter inspired by Found items. Learn more at http://foundmagazine.com/2012/04/19963.

Open to the public with free admission. For more information about the GVSU Writers Series contact Caitlin Horrocks in the Writing Department at (616) 331-8022.