Single Voice Reading Series Continues with Novelist Catherine Chung

Jan. 28, 2016 – Novelist Catherine Chung, author of “Forgotten Country,” will read from her work at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 4 in the Tillotson Room of the Tippie Alumni Center at Allegheny College. The reading, part of the college’s Single Voice Reading Series, is free and open to the public.

Catherine Chung is the recipient of a 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship as well as an Honorable Mention for the 2013 PEN/Hemingway Award. Her work has been published by the New York Times, Granta and the Rumpus, among others.

She co-edits the PEN/Guernica Flash Series and teaches creative writing at Adelphi University. Currently a visitor in the Interdisciplinary Studies Program at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, she is working on her next novel.

For more information about the Single Voice Reading Series, contact Professor of English Christopher Bakken at