Author Lucy Corin speaks at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 in Buckley Center Room 163 at the University of Portland. Corin is the author of the short story collection The Entire Predicament and the novel Everyday Psychokillers: A History for Girls. Her latest collection, One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses, was released this year.

She was a winner of the 2012 American Academy of Arts and Letters John Guare Writer's Fund Rome Prize. Corin directs the Creative Writing Program at the University of California, Davis.