Reading with Tessa Hulls and Corrie Williamson

In her evocative, genre-defying graphic memoir, Tessa Hulls tells the story of three generations of women in her family: her Chinese grandmother, Sun Yi; her mother, Rose; and herself.

Tessa Hulls is an artist, a writer, and an adventurer. Her essays have appeared in The Washington Post, Atlas Obscura, and Adventure Journal, and her comics have been published in The Rumpus, City Arts, and Spark. She has received grants from the Seattle Office of Arts and Culture and 4Culture, and she is a fellowship recipient of the Washington Artist Trust. Feeding Ghosts is her first book.

Corrie Williamson is the author of three books of poetry, most recently Your Mother’s Bear Gun, forthcoming in early 2025 from River River Books. Her other books are The River Where You Forgot My Name, named a 2019 Montana Book Award Honor Book, and Sweet Husk, which won the 2014 Perugia Press Prize. She has taught writing at the University of Arkansas, Helena College, and Carroll College, and worked as an educator in Yellowstone National Park. She was the 2020recipient of the Margery Davis Boyden Wilderness Writing Residency, spending 7.5 months writing and living off-grid in a remote section of the Rogue River in southwest Oregon. Her poems have appeared in journals such as The Southern Review, Ecotone, The Kenyon Review, The Missouri Review, AGNI, Poetry Daily, Verse Daily, and many others. She lives in Lewistown, Montana.

Event date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2024 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Fact and Fiction Bookstore
220 N Higgins Ave.
Missoula, MT 59802-4435
Feeding Ghosts: A Graphic Memoir By Tessa Hulls Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374601652
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MCD - March 5th, 2024