Prof. Brenda Wineapple spoke at the Nott

Brenda Wineapple is a professor in Union’s English Department and an acclaimed author. In April 2014, she was elected a member of the Society of American Historians in recognition of literary excellence in historical writing, and in May 2014, she will receive an award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters for her exceptional contributions to literature. Among her many honors, she was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2012; has been a Guggenheim Fellow; and won a Pushcart Prize in 2009. If you have a copy of Ecstatic Nation, Professor Wineapple will be happy to autograph it during the reception.