Nov 4, 2013
Briar Cliff University To Host Bestselling Author
Bestselling author Jenna Blum will conduct a reading of her works at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in the Meis Recital Hall at Briar Cliff University. This free public event will be sponsored and hosted by the English and Writing Department and The Briar Cliff Review.
Blum, one of “Oprah's Top Thirty Women Writers," is a New York Times and No. 1 international bestselling author of Those Who Save Us (Harcourt, 2004) and The Stormchasers (Dutton, 2010). The Stormchasers, her critically acclaimed and reader-beloved second novel, was a Dutch bestseller, Boston Globe bestseller, Target Emerging Author Pick and BORDERS bestseller.
She is a graduate of Boston University, where she earned a master’s degree in creative writing, taught creative and communications writing and was the editor of AGNI Literary Magazine. She also taught master novel workshops in Boston for Grub Street Writers and now writes monthly Writer on The Road and Friday Five-0 columns for Grub Daily. Currently, she is working on the screenplay for Those Who Save Us and researching her third novel.