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February 20, 2020

MMU to host book signing for English professor Dr. Wales Freedman

ENGLISH PROFESSOR LAUNCHES NEW BOOK 

Mount Mercy University is hosting a book signing event for associate professor of English and department chair, Dr. Eden Wales Freedman at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April. 14 in Mount Mercy University’s Flaherty Community Room (204 Basile Hall).

Her book, Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma: Confronting Race, Gender, and Violence in American Literature treats reader response to traumatic and testimonial literature written by and about African American women and adds insight into the engagement of testimonial literature.

Dr. Wales Freedman will read excerpts from her book, answer questions, and sign copies. Copies will be available to purchase.