Visiting Writers

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Joe Oestreich

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
3:30PM, “The Writer’s Story,” Garfield Book Company
5:30PM, Reading, Scandinavian Cultural Center, Anderson University Center

Joe Oestreich is author of the memoir, Hitless Wonder: A Life in Minor League Rock and Roll. His essays have appeared in Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Ninth Letter, Fourth Genre, and elsewhere. He has been awarded a fellowship from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, honored by The Atlantic Monthly, and shortlisted in The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2007, The Best American Essays 2008 and 2009, and The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses 2010. He is an Assistant Professor of English at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, SC, where he co-edits Waccamaw. For more information, visit