Author Kiese Laymon Rescheduled for April 1

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Author Kiese Laymon Rescheduled for April 1

Author Kiese Laymon Rescheduled for April 1

The University of West Georgia's School of the Arts and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion have rescheduled Kiese Laymon, a rising star in creative nonfiction and fiction, for Wednesday, April 1. Time and location will be announced at a later date. The event is free and open to the public. Born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, Kiese is a black southern writer. He attended Millsaps College and Jackson State University before graduating from Oberlin College. Upon his graduation he obtained his MFA from Indiana University. Kiese is currently an Associate Professor of English at Vassar College and the author of the novel, Long Division and a collection of essays, How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America.

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