Author Visit with Debra Gwartney

Event date: February 27, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM
950 Main St.
Dallas, OR 97338
Born in Salmon, Idaho, a fifth generation Idahoan, Debra Gwartney is the winner of the 2018 RiverTeeth Nonfiction Prize, judged by Gretel Ehrlich. Her hybrid memoir-history, called I Am a Stranger Here Myself, was published in March of 2019 by the University of New Mexico Press. Debra’s first book is a memoir, Live Through This, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in 2009, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award, and the Oregon Book Award.

Debra Gwartney teaches in the MFA Program at Pacific University and lives in Western Oregon with her husband.