RopeWalk Visiting Writers Reading Series: Adam Johnson
UC East Traditions Lounge, 2nd Floor
Adam Johnson will read from his fiction.
Adam Johnson is an associate professor at Stanford University, where he teaches creative writing. A Whiting Writers’ Award winner, Johnson is the author of Emporium, a short story collection, and the novel Parasites Like Us, which won a California Book Award. His fiction has appeared in Esquire, Harper's, Paris Review, Playboy, Tin House and Best American Short Stories. His novel The Orphan Master's Son is forthcoming from Random House. His books have been translated into French, Japanese, Catalan, German, Spanish, Italian, Hebrew, Polish and Serbian. Johnson is a 2010 National Endowment for the Arts Fellow.