10th Annual Literary Festival at ODU: October 4-8, 1987


David Milofsky, 10th Annual ODU Literary Festival


David Milofsky

Document Type

Featured Participant

Festival Date



Newport News Room, Webb Center

Author/Artist Bio

David Milofsky, in his novel Playing From Memory, takes a frightening and dour subject—death by cancer and creates a genuinely moving story unmarred by sentimentality. He has written a second novel, Eternal People, as well as short stories, essays, and articles. The National Public Radio project Earplay aired his profile of Isaac Bashevis Singer. He has been a fiction scholar at Bread Loaf, and currentiy directs the writing program at University of Denver, where he edits Denver Quarterly.


David Milofsky read at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 7, in the Newport News Room, Webb Center.


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