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Sara Batkie Welcome Potluck Dinner

You are invited to join us in welcoming Kerouac House Spring resident Sara Batkie. This event is a potluck dinner, so please bring something to eat and/or drink and share.

Sara Batkie is the author of the story collection Better Times, which won the 2017 Prairie Schooner Prize and is forthcoming from University of Nebraska Press in September 2018. She received her MFA from New York University. Stories of hers have been honored with a 2017 Pushcart Prize and a notable mention in the 2011 edition of Best American Short Stories. She was born in Bellevue, Washington and grew up mostly in Iowa, but currently makes her home in Brooklyn where she works as the Writing Programs Director for The Center for Fiction.