Functionally Literate

Lisa Lucas

Lisa Lucas, director of the National Book Foundation, in conversation with with Ryan Rivas, publisher of Burrow Press, about literature and community...
Functionally Literate

Functionally Literate

Functionally Literate pairs the best writers in Central Florida with visiting writers from all over the world, bringing contemporary literature to the city of Orlando. Our past Functions have featured a slew of talented visitors, including the Director of the National Book Foundation, Lisa Lucas; National Book Award-finalist Lauren Groff; the award-winning Portuguese novelist Jacinto Lucas Pires; and the great Southern writer Padgett Powell.