WITS Writer Jameelah Lang will share her work tonight at Brazos Bookstore as part of the Gulf Coast Reading Series, sponsored by the University of Houston’s Creative Writing Program. This event is free and open to the public.
Jameelah is a Ph.D. student in fiction and nonfiction at the University of Houston. She received both her B.A. in English literature and her M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Kansas. In Lawrence, Jameelah co-founded the Bathtub Kansas Writers’ Collective, an initiative aimed at creating a more integral relationship between creative writing and community. During the third year of her M.F.A., Jameelah also served as the year-long Writer-in-Residence at HUB-BUB, a non-profit, grassroots arts organization based out of Spartanburg, South Carolina. There, she interned for Hub City Press.
What: Gulf Coast Reading Series
When: November 12, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Where: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet