English Department Word Theater
WordTheatre® at Chapman University
Monday, October 7 at 7pm
Wallace All Faiths Chapel
Author: Bobbie Ann Mason
Stories Read by Tess Harper and Cassidy Freeman
Bobbie Ann Mason burst onto the American literary scene during a renaissance of short fiction that Raymond Carver called a "literary phenomenon." Anne Tyler hails Mason "a full-fledged master of the short story."
Mason’s work, charged with a spirit of exploration, has garnered both popular and critical acclaim; her writing glows with a nuanced understanding of the struggles and pathos of American life in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Cassidy Freeman is known for her work in Righteous Gemstones, Longmire, and Smallville.
Tess Harper is known for her work in No Country for Old Men, Tender Mercies and Crimes of the Heart.