2/6: Lorrie Moore, Conarroe Lecture
“A short story is a love affair, a novel is a marriage. A short story is a photograph; a novel is a film.” —Lorrie MooreFiction writer Lorrie Moore, known for her humorous and poignant short stories, will deliver the 2017 Conarroe Lecture. Her short story collections are Self-Help (1985), Like Life, the New York Times bestseller Birds of America and Bark. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories of the Century, edited by John Updike, and in the annual collection The Best American Short Stories.