Arts & Culture

Short story writer Ann Beattie will speak at Boise State

As a young, impetuous writer, Ann Beattie made her name on the pages of The New Yorker magazine. Now, her voice is mellowed with maturity and a deep, abiding wisdom that continues to speak to a generation. Hear this multiple-award-winning short-story writer and novelist read from her latest musings and share her insights about the writing process as part of the Boise State University MFA reading series.

7:30 p.m. April 24, Boise State Special Events Center, 1910 University Drive. Free.