All events are free and take place at UMMA unless otherwise noted.

Apr 6

Zell Visiting Writers Series: Tanwi Nandini Islam, Janey Lack Prose Reading

Free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first serve. 

Tanwi Nandini Islam is the author of Bright Lines (Penguin 2015), a finalist for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. She is the founder of Hi Wildflower Botanica, a small-batch niche perfume, candle, and skincare line. Her writing has appeared in,, Open City, Women 2.0,, and Gawker. A graduate of Brooklyn College MFA and Vassar College, she lives in Brooklyn, New York.

UMMA is pleased to be the site for the Zell Visiting Writers Series, which brings outstanding writers each semester. The Series is made possible through a generous gift from U-M alumna Helen Zell (AB ’64, LLDHon ’13). For more information, please visit the Zell Visiting Writers Series webpage.