Literature Program

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.


UB English Dept. & Hallwalls present

Ted Pelton

Exhibit X Fiction

Exhibit X Ted Pelton is the author of four books of fiction: Bhang, a novella; Endorsed by Jack Chapeau 2 an even greater extent, short fictions; Malcolm & Jack (and other Famous American Criminals), a novel; and most recently the novella, Bartleby, the Sportscaster.
Ted Pelton He is a recipient of NEA and Isherwood Fellowships for fiction writing. He is also the founder and publisher of Starcherone Books, a nonprofit press devoted to innovative fiction, which celebrates its tenth year in 2010–11. His work in progress is a series of stories about Woodchuck, a trickster figure, that have appeared mostly in The Brooklyn Rail. He also recently guest edited a focus on micropresses for American Book Review. Holder of both a BA and a PhD in English from the University at Buffalo, and a Master's in Creative Writing from the University of Colorado, Boulder, he is currently Professor and Chair of Humanities at Medaille College in Buffalo.

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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...