Johnson & Wales University honors author Wally Lamb as Distinguished Visiting Professor. Lamb’s visit comes as the culmination
of the university’s Campus Reads activities, as numerous students,
faculty and staff read Lamb’s best-selling novel
“She’s Come Undone.”
Author Wally LambWednesday, Apr 17, 7pmSchneider Auditorium, Xavier Academic ComplexEvent details
An Oprah Book Club Selection, “She’s Come Undone,” is a funny, tragic, and uplifting coming-of-age story about the unforgettable Dolores Price. It is also Lamb’s first novel.
Lamb was the director of the Writing Center at the Norwich Free Academy, Norwich, Connecticut from 1989-1998. He is currently an associate professor of Creative Writing at the University of Connecticut. He holds a BA and an MA in Education from the University of Connecticut, and an MFA in Writing from Vermont College.
Campus Reads Join JWU for is a month-long series of discussions, films and cultural activities centered around a single book. Previous selections include:
JWU Campus Reads is now in its fourth year, and is sponsored by the John Hazen White School of Arts & Sciences.