2017 Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA

Authors Phillip Lewis (THE BARROWFIELDS), Robert Bausch (THE LEGEND OF JESSE SMOKE), and Marcy Dermansky (THE RED CAR) discuss their novels and stories that entertain and engage.

Robert Bausch, author of The Legend of Jesse Smoke, was born in Georgia and raised near Washington, D.C. He earned his BA, MA, and MFA degrees at George Mason University. He has received the Fellowship of Southern Writers Hillsdale Award and the John Dos Passos Prize.

Marcy Dermansky is the author of The Red Car, a NYT Editor's Choice Pick, and two other novels, Bad Marie and Twins. Her short fiction has appeared in McSweeney's, Guernica, The Indiana Review, and elsewhere, and she has received fellowships from The MacDowell Colony and The Edward Albee Foundation.

Event to take place at: Central JMRL Library, 201 E. Market Street, Charlottesville VA

Call 434-924-3296 for information, or visit the event's website.