Novelist Elise Juska Visits
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
November 14, 2003
DURHAM, N.H. - Elise Juska, author of the novel “Getting Over
Jack Wagner,” will read from her work Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003,
at 5 p.m. in Hamilton-Smith 129, at the University of New Hampshire.
Juska also will sign copies of her work.
Sponsored by the UNH English Department's Writers Series, the lecture
is free and open to the public.
Juska received a master's in writing from UNH in 1996. While at
UNH she won the Lt. Albert Charait Award for best short story and
the Tom Williams Memorial for overall body of fiction work. “Getting
Over Jack Wagner” developed out of a short story she wrote
while at UNH. Juska teaches writing at the University of the Arts