Author to present her debut short story collectionWritten by Admin
Stephanie Powell Watts will read from her new collection of short stories, We Are Taking Only What We Need, at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2 at City Lights Bookstore.
Most of the stories in this collection are set in North Carolina. The story, âUnassigned Territory,â received the Pushcart Prize and a citation from Best American Short Stories.
âStephanie Powell Watts offers an impressive debut that promises only wonderful work to come,â said Edward P. Jones, author of the Pulitzer-Prize winning novel Known World.