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“Swamplandia!” author details writing process, career as a novelist

“Swamplandia!” author details writing process, career as a novelist

Luke Ulatowski, Social Media Editor

April 17, 2016


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Lakeland’s third annual Community Book Read event took place on April 12, with “Swamplandia!” author Karen Russell visiting to discuss her Pulitzer-finalist novel from 2011 about an alligator-wrestling family in the Everglades. A Q&A with Russell took place at 11 a.m. in a packed Laun 20...

Community Book Read events coming soon

Community Book Read events coming soon

Karalee Manis, Managing Editor

April 4, 2016


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As part of the Third Annual Lakeland College Community Book Read, there will be two community events, held on April 5 and 7, leading up to the Community Book Read author visit on April 12, all of which focus on Karen Russell’s Pulitzer Prize fiction finalist novel, “Swamplandia!” The April 5 event is the Writing Workshop: B...

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