Storyteller Diana Joseph Presents Creative Nonfiction Reading

By Sara Reed, '14

Diana Joseph reads about her life that manages to be nostalgic, sad, and funny all at the same time. The reading will take place at Albion College on Wednesday, Feb. 23, at 5:30 p.m. in the Wendell Will Room of the College library. There will also be a reception and book signing immediately following the reading.

Joseph is the author of the short story collection Happy or Otherwise and the memoir I'm Sorry You Feel That Way: the Astonishing But True Story of a Daughter, Sister, Slut, Wife, Mother, and Friend to Man and Dog. Her work has appeared in Threepenny Review, River Teeth, Willow Springs, Best Sex Writing 2010,Country Living, Marie Claire, and elsewhere, and has been noted for distinction in Best American Short Stories, Best American Essays and the Pushcart Prize. Along with her passion of writing, she teaches in the MFA program at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

This event is free and open to the public, and sponsored by the English Department and the Stockwell-Mudd Library. For more information, please contact the English Department at (517) 629-0232.