Press Release

Author event at Blue Hill Public Library

BLUE HILL, Maine — Portland author Susan Conley will read from her just-published novel, “Paris Was the Place”, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug, 22, at the Blue Hill Public Library.

Conley is a former faculty member at Emerson, Colby and Simmons colleges. She teaches at the University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast MFA Program, and is the Jack Kerouac Visiting Writer at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. She is a co-founder of The Telling Room, a nonprofit creative writing lab in Portland, Maine, where she leads a variety of workshops.

Books will be available for sale and signing. The event is free and open to all. For information, call the library at 207-374-5515.