Willimantic, Conn – Jim Shepard, American author and creative writing and film professor at Williams College, came to Eastern Connecticut State University on April 15 to present his upcoming book release “The Book of Aron.”
Shepard read the first chapter of the book at the event. “The Book of Aron” will be released next month and takes place from the perspective of a young boy, Aron, living in Poland during World War II.
Eastern Connecticut State University is the state’s public liberal arts university and serves approximately 5,300 students each year on its Willimantic campus and at satellite locations. A predominantly residential campus, Eastern offers 40 majors and 56 minors while emphasizing a strong liberal arts foundation grounded in applied learning experiences. For more information, visit www.easternct.edu.