Writers@Grinnell: Benjamin Percy
4:15 & 6 p.m. Thursday, August 31, 2017
On Thursday, August 31, thriller author, comic book writer, and screenwriter, Benjamin Percy will read from his work and discuss writing as part of the Writers@Grinnell series at Grinnell College. The event, which is free and open to the public, will start at 6 p.m. at the Pioneer Bookshop, located at 933 Main in downtown
In addition, Percy will lead a roundtable discussion, which is free and open to the public, at 4:15 p.m. August 31 in the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, Room 209.
Benjamin Percy is the author of four novels — mostly recently, The Dark Net (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017) — two books of short stories, and a book of essays. He writes the Green Arrow and Teen Titans series for DC Comics, and James Bond for Dynamite Entertainment. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in GQ, Esquire, Time, Men's Journal, the New York Times, and the Paris Review. His honors include a Whiting Award, an NEA fellowship, the Plimpton Prize, two Pushcart Prizes and inclusion in Best American Short Stories and Best American Comics.