Medaille College's The Write Thing Reading Series presents brief readings by fiction writers Danielle Adair, Beth Couture, and Brian Oliu at 7 p.m. tonight (Thursday) in the Academic Commons located on the 4th floor of the college's Main Hall.
All three writers are contributors to the new Starcherone Books anthology “30 Under 30: Innovative Fiction by Younger Writers” edited by Blake Butler and Lily Hoang.
Danielle Adair is an artist and writer born in northern Michigan and currently based in Los Angeles. She is the author of From JBAD: Lessons Learned (Les Figues Press, 2009) a "field guide" based on her time as a media embed with US Forces in Afghanistan. and her video-performance work has screened internationally. She is the recipient of the 2010 California Community Foundation Fellowship, and video performance work has screened internationally. More about her work can be found at DanielleAdair.com and First-Assignment.com.
Beth Couture has work published or forthcoming in Gargoyle, The Southeast Review, Drunken Boat, and the Dirty Fabulous Anthology from Jaded Ibis, among other publications. She teaches composition at Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA.
Brian Oliu is originally from New Jersey and currently lives in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. His work has been published in Hotel Amerika, New Ohio Review, Brevity, DIAGRAM, Sonora Review, Ninth Letter, and others.
Medaille College is located at 18 Agassiz Circle in Buffalo.