Award-winning writer, filmmaker, actress, and performance artist Miranda July visiting November 19th and 20th.
Tuesday, November 19
2:30 pm (approximate) Interview on WCPN’s (90.3 FM) “The Sound of Applause”
8:00 pm Reading and interview with guest moderator Alissa Nutting on CSU campus, Drinko Hall (Music Building), Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, November 20
2:00 – 4:00 pm Salon session open to NEOMFA students by invitation, CSU, Parker Hannifan Room 104/105.
7:30 pm Screening of The Future with Q/A session following, Cleveland Cinematheque in University Circle. Open to the public. Admission $7 with UA, CSU, KSU or YSU I. D.
Bio: Miranda July wrote, directed and starred in her first feature-length film, Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005), which won a special jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival and four prizes at the Cannes Film Festival, including the Camera d’Or. Her most recent film is The Future (2011). Her collection of stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You (Scribner, 2007), won the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Her latest book is It Chooses You (McSweeney’s, 2011).