January 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm | Kuykendall Hall 410


Beautiful Words, Climate Change & More

Writer-in-Residence Ann Pancake Reads from her work
as part of Words @ Mānoa.

Reception & Reading


Ann Pancake’s most recent book is Me and My Daddy Listen to Bob Marley (Counterpoint 2015), a finalist for the Washington State Book Award.  Her first novel, Strange As This Weather Has Been (Counterpoint 2007), was one of Kirkus Review’s Top Ten Fiction Books of the year, won the 2007 Weatherford Prize, and was a finalist for the 2008 Orion Book Award and the 2008 Washington State Book Award.  Her collection of short stories, Given Ground (University Press of New England) won the Bakeless award, and she has also received a Whiting Award, an NEA grant, and a Pushcart Prize.  In 2016, she was the first recipient of the Barry Lopez Visiting Writer in Ethics and the Community Fellowship.