Pulitzer Prize-winning author and MacArthur "Genius" Fellow Junot Diaz will speak in Boise next week at The Cabin's Readings and Conversations series.
Diaz won his Pulitzer and the National Book Critics Circle Award in 2008 for "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao."
His latest book, a collection of nine stories titled "This Is How You Lose Her," is a New York Times bestseller and National Book Award finalist.
His writing has been called "electrifying and distinct" and "highly entertaining."
7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise. $20-$55. Boise State Tickets. 331-8000. TheCabinIdaho.org.