BABEL Tickets: Jesmyn Ward (11.15.2018)

Free!

Single event tickets are good for one BABEL event at Kleinhans for the 2018–2019 season.

  • VIP Patron Tickets include preferred seating and access to a pre-event catered reception at Kleinhans, attended by the author of the evening.
  • After each event, all ticket holders enjoy an interview-style Q&A moderated by Artistic Director Barbara Cole, and may have their books signed by the author.

To purchase tickets for groups of 8 or more people, please call (716) 832-5400.

Tickets purchased online less than 7 days from the event will automatically be held at “Will Call.”

Read the description below for more details about this event.

***TICKETS ARE CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE ONLINE***
Individual tickets to JESMYN WARD will be available at Kleinhans Music Hall when the doors open at 6:45 p.m. on NOVEMBER 15, 2018.

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You can also purchase single BABEL event tickets:

  • By phone at (716) 832-5400
  • In person at Just Buffalo Literary Center, 468 Washington Street, 2nd floor
  • At the door of each event, Kleinhans Music Hall, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Jesmyn Ward (11.15.2018)

JESMYN WARD, received her MFA from the University of Michigan and is currently an associate professor of creative writing at Tulane University. She is the author of the novels Where the Line Bleeds and Salvage the Bones, which won the 2011 National Book Award, and Sing, Unburied, Sing, which won the 2017 National Book Award. She is also the editor of the anthology The Fire This Time and the author of the memoir Men We Reaped, which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. From 2008-2010, Ward had a Stegner Fellowship at Stanford University. She was the John and Renée Grisham Writer in Residence at the University of Mississippi for the 2010-2011 academic year. In 2016, the American Academy of Arts and Letters selected Ward for the Strauss Living Award. (Photograph of Jesmyn Ward © Beowulf Sheehan)