Undergraduate Conference on English Language and Literature

hemon(credit-Bozovic)The highlight of the March 15th conference is keynote speaker Aleksandar Hemon, 2003 Guggenheim Fellow, 2004 MacArthur “genius grant” recipient, and author of The Question of BrunoNowhere ManThe Lazarus Project and Love and Obstacles.

His most recent work, a collection of auto-biographical essays entitled The Book of My Lives, was published by Farrar Straus and Giroux in March 2013. He is currently at work on his next novel. Hemon is scheduled to deliver his keynote address in the morning and attend a luncheon with attendees around noon to continue discussion.