Reading by Writer-in-Residence Jason Mott

Thursday, January 25

Jason Mott, UNCW graduate and current writer-in-residence, will read at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25 in Kenan Hall 1111.

Mott is the author of two poetry collections: We Call This Thing Between Us Love and …Hide Behind Me… His debut novel, The Returned, was optioned by actor Brad Pitt's production company, Plan B, as a television series and premiered on  ABC in 2014 under the title Resurrection. His second novel, The Wonder of All Things, has been optioned by Lionsgate Films for the big screen. His poetry and fiction have appeared in various journals including Prick of the Spindle, Thomas Wolfe ReviewThe Kakalak Anthology of Carolina PoetsMeasure and Chautauqua

A reception sponsored by the department and book signing sponsored by Pomegranate Books will follow the reading.