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<h2 class="nci-h2-featured">Aimee Bender is the 28th Zale-Kimmerling Writer-in-Residence (2013)

Book club discussions:

January 23, 2013: The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake

February 20, 2013: An Invisible Sign of My Own

March 13, 2013: selected short stories

*All at 4pm, Newcomb College Institute (43 Newcomb Place)

January 28, 2013

Reading and Interview, followed by a book signing and reception

7pm, Freeman Auditorium

Aimee Bender is the author of four books. Her short fiction has been published in Granta, GQ, Harper's, Tin House, McSweeney's, and The Paris Review, and heard on This American Life and Selected Shorts. She has received two Pushcart Prizes, and was nominated for the TipTree award in 2005 and the Shirley Jackson short story award in 2010. She lives in Los Angeles, where she teaches creative writing at USC.


A New York Times Notable Book
L.A. Times pick of the year
Nominated by The Believer as one of the best books of the year
SCIBA award for best fiction
Alex Award

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