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Michael Gills Alumni Fiction Reading

The MFA Writing Program and The Greensboro Review will host a fiction reading by Michael Gills on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011, at 7 p.m. in the Faculty Center. The event will celebrate the release of Gills’ debut novel, “Go Love.” The free event will be followed by a book signing. A graduate of the MFA Writing Program, Michael Gills’ first collection of short fiction, Why I Lie, won a Utah Book Prize, was a finalist for the Arkansas’ Porter Prize, and was chosen as a top literary debut by The Southern Review. The title story from his second collection, The Death of Bonnie and Clyde, won the Southern Humanities Review’s Hoepfner Prize for the best story published in 2010. Gills’ short fiction has appeared in numerous literary journals and magazines, including New Madrid, Boulevard, and The Texas Review. Michael Gills is currently associate professor/lecturer of writing and core faculty for the Honors College at the University of Utah.