The author Joseph Bates will present a reading at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, third floor of Wiekamp Hall, IU South Bend. A reception and book signing will follow.
It is free and open to the public.
Bates is the author of “Tomorrowland” (Curbside Splendor, 2013) and The Nighttime Novelists (Writer’s Digest, 2010).
His short fiction has appeared in such journals as The Rumpus, New Ohio Review, Identity Theory, South Carolina Review, Fresh Boiled Peanuts, and InDigest Magazine. He teaches in the creative writing program at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
The evening is sponsored by the English Department.