Here's some more info about Thomas Lynch:
When: Friday, Feb. 3 at
Where: de Sève Cinema, J.W. McConnell (Library) Building
He has published two collections of essays: The Undertaking: Life Studies from the Dismal Trade (Norton, 1997), which won The Heartland Prize for non-fiction, The American Book Award, and was a finalist for the National Book Award; and Bodies in Motion and at Rest: Meditations on Mortality (Norton, 2000).
He has been an Adjunct Professor in the graduate creative writing program at the
His most recent book is a memoir that explores his Irish-American heritage, Booking Passage: We Irish and Americans (Norton, 2005).