2013 Tom Bissell

Tom Bissell

Dedmon Writer in Residence 2012–13

Event Details

Reading by Tom Bissell
February 19, 2013
4:30PM - 6:00PM
Midway Studios 108

Tom Bissell is a journalist, critic, video game advocate and fiction writer, originally from Escanaba, Michigan. Bissell's published works include Chasing the Sea: Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia (2003), Speak, Commentary (with Jeff Alexander) (2003), God Lives in St. Petersburg and Other Stories (2005), The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam (2007), and Extra Lives: Why Video Games Matter (2010).