Melissa Febos Nonfiction Reading

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday


Melissa Febos MFA '08 is the author of the memoir Whip Smart (St. Martin’s Press 2010), the essay collection Abandon Me (Bloomsbury 2017), and a forthcoming second essay collection, Girlhood (Bloomsbury 2020). The inaugural winner of the Jean Córdova Nonfiction Award from LAMBDA Literary, her work has recently appeared in Tin HouseGrantaThe New York TimesVogue, and The Believer. She is an Associate Professor and MFA Director at Monmouth University and lives in Brooklyn.