This quarter, the Writing Forward Reading Series is featuring Jamie Cortez, author of Gordo and Other Stories, a rising fiction star with strong reviews in The New York Times, on NPR, and elsewhere. Cortez spent his early years in San Juan Bautista and Watsonville, two California farm towns where his stories are set. He will be giving a reading followed by discussion and book signing at 6pm in the St. Clare Room in the library.
*Only SCU Students, Faculty and Staff are currently allowed at the reading.
For more information about Jamie Cortez: https://jaimecortez.org/home.html
Explore before you go: https://www.npr.org/2021/08/16/1027521278/review-gordo-jaime-cortez