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A Discussion with Author Sunil Yapa

A Discussion with Author Sunil Yapa

When

March 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm
- March 21, 2018 | 8:30 pm

Where

Freeman Auditorium, HUB

Sunil Yapa is a State College native who received his BA from Penn State and his MFA in Fiction from Hunter College in New York City in 2010, where he was a Hertog Fellow for Zadie Smith. The biracial son of a Sri Lankan father and a mother from Montana, Yapa has lived around the world, including, Greece, Guatemala, Chile, Argentina, China, and India, as well as, London, Montreal, and New York City. He currently lives in Central Pennsylvania, and teaches in low-residency MFA Program at Sierra Nevada College. We are thrilled that he is returning to State College to discuss his novel with us.