Emily Temple, author of The Lightness, earned a BA from Middlebury College and an MFA in fiction from the University of Virginia, where she was a Henry Hoyns fellow and the recipient of a Henfield Prize. She lives in Brooklyn, where she is the managing editor at Literary Hub.

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The Lightness

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UVA Creative Writing Alumni Reading

Join Anna Beecher (Here Comes the Miracle) and Emily Temple (The Lightness), MFA graduates of UVA’s Creative Writing Program, as they read from and discuss their first novels, in conversation …

March 19, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM

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