Novelist to read in Memorial Union

Thursday, February 24, 2005 | 12:00 a.m. CST; updated 8:08 a.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

Novelist Naeem Murr will read from his work at 7:30 p.m. in the A.P. Green Chapel at MU’s Memorial Union.

Murr has published prize-winning short stories and two novels, “The Boy” and “The Genius of the Sea.” “The Boy” has been translated into six languages.

Murr was born and raised in London but has lived in the United States since 1987. He is a writer-in-residence this semester at MU.

The reading is free and open to the public.

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