The MFA in Creative Writing Program at Manhattanville College

Meet the Writers: Hannah Tinti

Join us on Thursday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m:
Meet the Writers Series: Hannah Tinti
The founding editor of “One Story” press will read from her new novel, “The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley.” Tinti’s short story collection “Animal Crackers” was a runner-up for the PEN/Hemingway award. Her first novel, “The Good Thief,” was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, recipient of the American Library Association’s Alex Award, winner of the The Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize, and winner of the Quality Paperback Book Club’s New Voices Award. Tinti is also a teacher and editor, and in 2011 became the literary commentator for NPR’s “Selected Shorts” program.
West Room, Reid Castle
 Manhattnville College // 2900 Purchase Street, Purchase NY
This event is free to the public.

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Hannah Tinti itinti-7smalls a writer, editor, and teacher. She is author of a short story collection “Animal Crackers,” and her debut novel,  “The Good Thief.” Her new novel, “The Twelve Lives Of Samuel Hawley,” was published in March 2017. She is co-founder of the award winning small press, “One Story.” She teaches in the MFA programs at NYU and Columbia University.