'Prague Sonata' author reads from new novel Oct. 9

'Prague Sonata' author reads from new novel Oct. 9

Bradford Morrow
Bradford Morrow

Bradford Morrow will read from “The Prague Sonata,” a novel that moves from Nazi-occupied Prague to turn-of-the-millennium New York as a young musicologist seeks to solve the mystery behind an eighteenth-century sonata manuscript.

Morrow will read at 5 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Center for Great Plains Studies. There will be a book signing and refreshments.

Morrow is an American novelist, editor, essayist, poet and children's book writer. Professor of literature and Bard Center Fellow at Bard College, he is the founding editor of Conjunctions literary magazine and the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, United States and Canada, PEN/Nora Magid Award for Magazine Editing and two Indie Excellence awards

Morrow’s visit is sponsored by The Cather Project, Department of English, University of Nebraska–Lincoln.