Steve Yarbrough Reading and Book Signing



Award-Winning Author Steve Yarbrough to Read on Thursday, March 8th at 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 8th at 7:00 p.m. Giffels Auditorium in Old Main University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Please join the University of Arkansas Programs in Creative Writing and Translation in welcoming award-winning author Steve Yarbrough for a reading and book signing. 

Yarbrough  is the author of eight books and the recipient of many honors.  His most recent publication, Safe From the Neighbors (2010), was a finalist for both the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Award for Fiction and the Massachusetts Book Award.  His lengthy list of honors includes finalist for the 2005 PEN/Faulkner Award, 1999 California Book Award winner, Mississippi Authors Award, and the 2010 Richard Wright Award for Literary Excellence.  The son of Mississippi Delta farmers, Steve is currently a professor in the Department of Writing, Literature, and Publishing at Emerson College in Boston.

This event is free and open to the public. It is made possible by support from the University of Arkansas Department of English and the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Activities Fee.

The University of Arkansas Bookstore will have books available for purchase (cash or check only).