Denison University’s Beck Series welcomes author David Lynn reading from his story collection “Children of God.”
Lynn has been the editor of The Kenyon Review, an international journal of literature, culture and the arts, since 1994. As an author, he received a 2016 O. Henry Prize for "Divergence.” An earlier volume, “Year of Fire,” was published in 2006 by Harcourt. He is also the author of the novel “Wrestling with Gabriel,” an earlier collection of stories, “Fortune Telling,” and “The Hero’s Tale: Narrators in the Early Modern Novel,” a critical study. His stories and essays have appeared in magazines and journals in America, England, India, and Australia. Other awards include the Glimmer Train Short Story Prize 2015, the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award Finalist, and the Ohioana Library Association Award for Editorial Excellence.