Conescu to Appear in Wright Reading Series

William Conescu

Louisburg College is pleased to announce William Conescu as the next reader in the Al Wright Reading Series. The reading will take place February 25 in the Norris Theatre at 7:30 pm.

Conescu's latest book, "Kara Was Here," received high praise from Publisher's Weekly as well as such acclaimed writers as Wilton Barnhardt and Angela Davis-Gardner.

William Conescu was born in New York and raised in New Orleans. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned an MFA in Creative Writing at North Carolina State University. He is the author of the novels Kara Was Here and Being Written, and his short stories have appeared in The Gettysburg Review, New Letters, and other publications. William lives in Durham, North Carolina.

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