Zell Visiting Writers Series: Luis Alberto Urrea

Thursday, April 4, 2024 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Literati is pleased to once again be the resident bookseller for the Zell Visiting Writers Series, a reading series presented by the Helen Zell Writers’ Program in partnership with the University of Michigan Museum of Art, with support from the Department of English Language & Literature, the Office of the Vice President for Research, and Janey Lack. 

Zell Visiting Writers Series readings and Q&As are free and open to the public and will be offered both virtually (via Zoom) and in person (in UMMA's Stern Auditorium). Seats are offered on a first come, first served basis; please arrive early to secure a spot.

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for his landmark work of nonfiction The Devil’s Highway, now in its thirty-fourth paperback printing, Luis Alberto Urrea is the author of numerous other works of nonfiction, poetry, and fiction, including the national bestsellers The Hummingbird’s Daughter and The House of Broken Angels, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. A recipient of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award, among many other honors, he lives outside Chicago and teaches at the University of Illinois Chicago.

Event address: 
UMMA - Stern Auditorium
525 S. State St
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Books: 
Good Night, Irene: A Novel By Luis Alberto Urrea Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316265850
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 30th, 2023

The Devil's Highway: A True Story By Luis Alberto Urrea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316010801
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - September 19th, 2005

The House of Broken Angels By Luis Alberto Urrea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316154895
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - March 5th, 2019