Visiting Writer Series Welcomes Lidia Yuknavitch

Published: March 2, 2018

Lidia Yuknavitch, the fiction headliner at Storyfort, will be reading at Nampa Campus Academic Building on Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m. 

Yuknavitch is the author of national bestselling novels The Book of Joan and The Small Backs of Children. Her widely acclaimed memoir, The Chronology of Water, was a finalist for a PEN Center USA award for creative nonfiction and winner of a PNBA Award and the Oregon Book Award Reader’s Choice. A book based on her recent TED Talk, The Misfit’s Manifesto, was released in October 2017. Her TED talk “The Beauty of Being a Misfit” has been viewed almost 2.5 million times. This event is open to the public. 

Date:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time:  Reading begins at 7 p.m. and will be followed by a Q&A
Location:  Nampa Campus Academic Building, second-floor atrium

For more information, please contact Malia Collins at

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