Jasmine Beach-Ferrara in conversation with Chris Adrian

Set in San Francisco and North Carolina, the stories in Jasmine Beach-Ferrara’s terrific debut collection introduce characters struggling with love, all attempting to recover from flawed efforts to connect. With Chris Adrian, author of The Great Night. "Whether she’s writing about gay or straight relationships, the dynamics of family ties or friendships, Beach-Ferrara’s exploration of the numerous types of love are spot-on in her debut short story collection." - Kirkus Jasmine Beach-Ferrara is a minister in the United Church of Christ and the executive director of the Campaign for Southern Equality, which promotes LGBT rights in the South. Damn Love, a collection of short stories, is her first book. She and her wife, Meghann, live in Asheville, NC. Chris Adrian is a pediatrician and writer who lives in New York. He is the author of three novels and a book of short stories. 

Event date: 

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

52 Prince St
10012-3309 New York
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