Colorado College faculty member Chris Bachelder is the author of the novels "U.S.!," "Bear v. Shark" and "Lessons in Virtual Tour Photography." Bachelder teaches beginning fiction writing, advanced fiction writing, senior seminar in fiction writing and contemporary American fiction. Recorded April 17, 2006.
Aimee Bender, novelist, short story writer, and writer-in-residence at the University of Southern California, reads from her work. She is the author of two collections of stories, "The Girl in the Flammable Skirt" (1998) and "Willful Creatures: Stories" (2005). She also is the author of the novel "An Invisible Sign of My Own" (2003). Recorded May 3, 2007.