See & Do: Dorothy Allison

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By Alexandra Swidler

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To help celebrate the beginning of Women's History Month, world-renowned author and feminist DOROTHY ALLISON is giving Emory University's Feminist Founders Reading on Mon., MARCH 3. Allison, who currently serves as Emory's writer-in-residence, is considered one of the foremost writers of feminist and lesbian literature, best known for her standout novels Bastard Out of Carolina and Cavedweller. A reception and book signing follow the reading. Free. 8:15 p.m. Room 311, Robert W. Woodruff Library, 540 Asbury Circle. 404-727-5050. www.arts.emory.edu.

Here's a look at Allison discussing Bastard Out of Carolina ...

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