Programs and Tours
David Mitchell, Zell Distinguished Writer in Residence
David Mitchell is the acclaimed author of the novels Cloud Atlas, which was a Man Booker Prize finalist and which was recently made into a major motion picture starring Tom Hanks; Black Swan Green, which was selected as one of the 10 Best Books of the Year by Time; Number9Dream, which was short-listed for the Man Booker as well as the James Tait Black Memorial Prize; Ghostwritten, awarded the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize for best book by a writer under thirty-five and short-listed for the Guardian First Book Award; and most recently, The Thousand Autums of Jacob de Zoet. He lives in Ireland.
As always, books will be available for purchase on site.
UMMA is pleased to be the site for the Department of English Program in Creative Writing Zell Visiting Writers Series, which brings outstanding writers each semester. The Series is made possible through a generous gift from UM alumna Helen Zell (’64). For more information, please see http://www.lsa.umich.edu/english/grad/mfa/mfaeve.asp.
Monday, 29 October, 2012
University of MichiganMuseum of Art
525 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1354