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An Afternoon with Angie Cruz and Idra Novey (in person at HVWC)

May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Free – $100.00
Join us in person at the Hudson Valley Writers Center for an afternoon of prose and conversation with Angie Cruz and Idra Novey!
Angie Cruz is a novelist and editor. Her most recent novel is How Not To Drown in A Glass of Water (2022). Her novel, Dominicana was the inaugural book pick for GMA book club and shortlisted for The Women’s Prize, longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction, The Aspen Words Literary Prize, a RUSA Notable book and the winner of the ALA/YALSA Alex Award in fiction. It was named most anticipated/ best book in 2019 by Time, Newsweek, People, Oprah Magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and Esquire. Cruz is the author of two other novels, Soledad and Let It Rain Coffee and the recipient of numerous fellowships and residencies including the Lighthouse Fellowship, Siena Art Institute, and the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Fellowship. She’s published shorter works in The Paris Review, VQR, Callaloo, Gulf Coast and other journals. She’s the founder and Editor-in-chief of the award winning literary journal, Aster(ix) and is currently an Associate Professor at University of Pittsburgh. She divides her time between Pittsburgh, New York and Turin.
Idra Novey is a poet, translator and the award-winning author of the novels Ways to Disappear and Those Who Knew. Her work has been translated into a dozen languages and she’s written for The AtlanticThe New York Times, and the Los Angeles Times. She received a Pushcart Prize in 2022 for her story “The Glacier” in The Yale Review. She teaches at Princeton University and in the MFA Program at New York University.
Idra Novey’s author photo by Jesse Ditmar


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In Person Prose Reading with Idra Novey & $100 donation
$ 100.00
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$ 50.00
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In Person Prose Reading with Idra Novey & $25 donation
$ 25.00
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$ 10.00
15 available
In Person Prose Reading with Idra Novey
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May 7
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free – $100.00
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Hudson Valley Writers Center
Philipse Manor Station
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
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