Tuesday, April 7 | 7:00 p.m. | Macalester College
Weyerhaeuser Hall Boardroom

Novelist and essayist Leslie Jamison will be at Macalester on April 7th for a free and public reading. The reading will be held in the Weyerhaeuser Hall Boardroom at 7 pm, with a reception to follow.

About Leslie Jamison: April 7, 2014Jamison Portrait

Leslie Jamison is both a novelist and an essayist. Originally from Los Angeles, she attended Harvard University and is currently finishing her PhD at Yale with a dissertation on addiction narratives. Her essays garnered her a place in the publication of Best New American Voices 2008. After publishing her first book, The Gin Closet, to positive reviews in 2010, Jamison released her second book in April 2014.

A collection of essays, The Empathy Exams debuted at number 11 on the New York Times bestseller list. It has since gone on to receive high acclaims from top critics. Jamison also serves as a columnist for the New York Times Book Review.

Learn more about Leslie at www.lesliejamison.com

Leslie Jamison's The Empathy ExamsLocation & Parking Info

The reading will be held in Macalester’s Weyerhaeuser Hall Boardroom, located on the corner of Grand Avenue and Macalester Street in Saint Paul. View a campus map (#31).

Guest parking is available for free in all Macalester surface lots. Street parking is also available.