From the Burlington Book Festival: The 2017 BBF Celebrity Lecture Series

and the BBF Celebrity Lecture Series
An Afternoon with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Richard Ford
Richard Ford in Barcelona

Richard Ford

Friday, August 11, 4:30 PM
Vermont College of Fine Arts
Alumni Hall
$25 Advance, $30 Door
Premium Seating (First 3 Rows) $35
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sportswriter, Independence Day and other

Thomas Greene

Thomas Christopher Greene

modern masterworks makes his Vermont debut with a reading from and discussion of his soon-to-be-released debut memoir, Between Them: Remembering My Parents. Featuring an on-stage conversation with VCFA president and novelist Thomas Christopher Greene, an audience Q&A and a book signing.

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Thomas Christopher Greene is a novelist and the founding president of Vermont College of Fine Arts.

Tom is the author of five critically acclaimed novels: Mirror Lake (Simon and Schuster, 2003), I’ll Never Be Long Gone (MORROW, 2005), Envious Moon (MORROW, 2007) and The Headmaster’s Wife (St. Martin’s Press, 2014). His fifth novel, If I Forget You, was released by St. Martin’s Press in June 2016. His fiction has been translated into twelve languages and has won many awards and honors.

Prior to founding VCFA, Tom had a long career as a higher education administrator, working as a member of the leadership team at Norwich University, as an admissions and marketing professional, as the spokesperson for two different colleges, as a professor of writing and literature, and the director of a graduate program.

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