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Functionally Literate is Burrow Press’ quarterly reading series that pairs the best writers in Central Florida with visiting writers from all over the world, bringing contemporary literature to the city of Orlando.

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2416 N. Mills Ave • 6:30 doors • Free

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Lauren Groff (c) Megan BrownLauren Groff
is the New York Times-bestselling author of Fates & Furies, a finalist for the National Book Award. She is also the author The Monsters of Templeton, shortlisted for the Orange Prize for New Writers, Delicate Edible Birds, a collection of stories, and Arcadia, a New York Times Notable Book, winner of the Medici Book Club Prize, and finalist for the L.A. Times Book Award. Her work has appeared in journals including The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, Harper’s, Tin House, One Story, McSweeney’s, and Ploughshares, and in the anthologies 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories, The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories, and three editions of the Best American Short Stories.

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