MillerComm Lecture Series

Janet Burroway: A Reading of Fiction

Thursday, March 9th, 1989
Janet Burroway

Smith Memorial Room
Smith Music Hall
805 South Mathew Avenue, Urbana

Event Description

Janet Burroway is the author of six highly regarded novels, two volumes of poetry, numerous plays and a creative writing text. Her move, The Buzzards, was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize; Raw Silk was nominated for the National Book Award, and Opening Nights was a Book-of-the-Month Club alternate selection.

"Wonderful tricks of fate inhabit her fiction, sometimes mirroring, and often surpassing, real life."

Doris Grumbach


In conjunction with: Robert J. Carr Visiting Lecture Series, Department of English, Office for Women's Resources and Services, Women's Studies Program, George A. Miller Committee

Janet Burroway