Minnesota native and U.S. Army veteran Tim O'Brien may be best known forThe Things They Carried, a critically acclaimed collection of semi-autobiographical, interrelated short stories inspired by his experiences in the Vietnam War. His honors include the 1979 National Book Award for the novel Going After Cacciato, a Guggenheim fellowship, an award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships. O’Brien teaches creative writing at Texas State University.
Friday, Sep 22 : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmSturgis Community Center
“Timmy and Tad and Papa and I: Discussing Writing in General and Responding to Hemingway in Particular”Saturday, Sep 23 : 7:00 pm - 7:45 pmDeadwood Mountain Grand - Event Center