Pagination Presents Virtual Author Event with Karin Cecile Davidson and Margot Livesy

We are so thrilled to present two incredible writers in conversation on Thursday, October 8th, 7 PM CST! Join us as we talk with Karin Cecil Davidson and Margot Livesy about their new books! Margot Livesy's new novel THE BOY IN THE FIELD {HarperCollins} was released in August 2020, and Karin Cecile Davidson's new novel SYBELIA DRIVE {Braddock Avenue Books} debuts October 2020! Join via Zoom webinar here or tune in Live to Facebook!

Margot Livesy's first book, a collection of stories called Learning By Heart, was published by Penguin Canada in 1986. Since then Margot has published eight novels: Homework, Criminals, The Missing World, Eva Moves the Furniture, Banishing Verona, The House on Fortune Street, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, and Mercury. Her ninth novel, The Boy in the Field, will be published in August 2020 by HarperCollins in the US and by Hoddard & Stoughton in the UK. The Hidden Machinery, a collection of essays on writing, was published by Tin House Books in 2017. Margot has taught at Boston University, Bowdoin College, Brandeis University, Carnegie Mellon, Cleveland State, Emerson College, the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Tufts University, the University of California at Irvine, the Warren Wilson College MFA program for writers, and Williams College. She has been the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the N.E.A., the Massachusetts Artists’ Foundation and the Canada Council for the Arts. Margot is currently teaching at the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

Karin Cecile Davidson's novel Sybelia Drive is forthcoming from Braddock Avenue Books in autumn 2020. Her stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Story Magazine, The Massachusetts Review, Five Points, Colorado Review, The Los Angeles Review, Passages North, Post Road, Iron Horse Literary Review, New Delta Review, storySouth, and elsewhere. Her awards include a 2018 Ohio Arts Council Residency at Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, a 2018 Atlantic Center for the Arts Residency, a 2015 Studios of Key West Residency, a 2014 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, a 2012 Orlando Prize for Short Fiction, the 2012 Waasmode Short Fiction Prize, and a 2012 Peter Taylor Fellowship. Her fiction has been nominated for Pushcart and Best of the Net, as well as shortlisted in several writing competitions, including the Glimmer Train Short Story Award for New Writers, the Marguerite McGlinn Fiction Prize, the Nelligan Prize, Jaimy Gordon Fiction Prize, the Faulkner-Wisdom Writing Competition, the Bridport Prize, the Red Hen Press Women’s Prose Prize, and the Autumn House Press Fiction Contest. She has an MFA from Lesley University and is the Interviews Editor for Newfound Journal.

Event date: 
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
1150 E. Walnut Street
Springfield, MO 65806
The Boy in the Field: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062946393
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - August 11th, 2020

Sybelia Drive Cover Image
ISBN: 9781732895683
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Braddock Avenue Books - October 6th, 2020