The Salon series provides alumni, parents, and friends with opportunities to get together and remain involved with the intellectual life of Simon’s Rock.
The evening will begin with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and conversation followed by a reading and discussion. The fall 2017 series featured Brendan Mathews.
Brendan Mathews, associate professor of creative writing and literature, joined the faculty at Simon's Rock in 2007. His teaching and research interests include contemporary fiction, twentieth-century Ireland, the role of literature in the formation of national identity, the graphic novel, and short stories.