Reading with Carmen Maria Machado

December 01 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Green Room Theatre, 530 College Avenue

Free and open to the public.
Carmen Maria Machado's debut story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, was published by Graywolf Press in 2017. In 2018, the New York Times listed Her Body and Other Parties as a member of "The New Vanguard," one of "15 remarkable books by women that are shaping the way we read and write fiction in the 21st century." A television show based on Her Body and Other Parties is currently in development at FX.
Her debut memoir, In the Dream House, is available from Graywolf Press (US) and Strange Light (Canada), and Serpent's Tail (UK).

”Welcome to the House of Machado. Proceed directly into the forbidden room; enjoy the view as the floor gives way.” —Parul Sehgal, The New York Times

One of the best-reviewed nonfiction titles of 2019

An LA Times Bestseller

Winner of the Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Nonfiction / Winner of the Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction / Finalist for the Stonewall Book Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award / Finalist for the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing / Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction

Best Book of the Year:
The New Yorker / TIME Magazine / New York Times / NPR / Publishers Weekly / BookPage / Vulture / Autostraddle / LitHub / Vogue / Kirkus / Entertainment Weekly / Harper’s Bazaar / The Atlantic / Paris Review / Vogue / Washington Post / A.V. Club

Best Memoir of the Decade:
LitHub / Paste / Autostraddle