Deb Olin Unferth will read from her new story collection, WAIT TILL YOU SEE ME DANCE. She is the author of Minor Robberies, Vacation, and Revolution: The Year I Fell in Love and Went to Join the War, which was a finalist for a National Book Critics Circle Award in autobiography.
Praise for WAIT TILL YOU SEE ME DANCE:
“Deb Olin Unferth’s stories are so smart, fast, full of heart, and distinctive in voice–each an intense little thought-system going out earnestly in search of strange new truths. What an important and exciting talent.”–George Saunders
“This book is an astonishment–strange, brainy, and loaded with feeling. Deb Olin Unferth shows, with brilliant force, the startling vitality of the short story. She is a master.”–Ben Marcus
“[Unferth] is incisive, bitingly funny, and–here it comes–whipsmart.”–THE MILLIONS
“[WAIT TILL YOU SEE ME DANCE is] written with precision, deadpan humor, and a sharp but generous observation of human foibles.”–POETS & WRITERS