First-time novelist Emily Mitchell will discuss The Last Summer of the World, her fictionalized biography of the life of photographer Edward Steichen, which focuses on his service during World War I doing aerial reconnaissance and the fiery disintegration of his marriage. The novel was a finalist for the 2008 Young Lions Award for fiction. Mitchell is currently an assistant professor in the English Department at CSU.
The event is free but registration is required. Presented in partnership with Appletree Books, Mac's Backs,and Heights Libraries.