College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Reading by Samrat Upadhyay
March 27, 2014
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Cook DeWitt
CLAS 10th anniversary celebration is pleased to announce the GVSU Visiting Writers Series 2013-2014
Thursday, March 27, 2014 – Samrat Upadhyay
4.00 to 5.15, Mary Idema Pew Library, Multipurpose Room: Craft Talk
7.30 to 9.00 p.m., Cook DeWitt: Reading
Samrat is the author of Arresting God in Kathmandu, a Whiting Award winner; The Royal Ghosts, which won the Asian American Literary Award and was declared a Best of Fiction by the Washington Post; The Guru of Love, a New York Times Notable Book and a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year; and Buddha's Orphans. He has written for the New York Times and has appeared on BBC Radio and National Public Radio. Upadhyay is a Martha Kraft Professor of Humanities at Indiana University.