Stirring Up Good Trouble: MLK Commemoration Keynote and Q and A With Author Deesha Philyaw

Wednesday, January 20, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Stirring Up Good Trouble: Rebirth of a Revolution.

Deesha Philyaw is the author of the debut short story collection The Secret Lives of Church Ladies, which was a finalist for the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction. She is also the author of Co-Parenting 101: Helping Your Kids Thrive in Two Households After Divorce. Philyaw work has been listed as Notable in the Best American Essays series, and her writing on race, parenting, gender, and culture has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, McSweeney’s, The Rumpus, Brevity, dead housekeeping, Apogee Journal, Catapult, Harvard Review, Ebony, and Bitch magazines, as well as various anthologies. She is a Kimbilio Fiction Fellow and a past Pushcart Prize nominee for essay writing in Full Grown People. She lives in Pittsburgh, PA.

Event sponsored by Diversity and Inclusion Council and ODEI.


Fee : Free

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