Author Stacey Swann to hold reading, signing at Katherine Porter Literary Center

Jayme Blaschke, Media Relations | November 14, 2022

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Debut novelist Stacey Swann will hold a reading and book signing Friday, Nov. 18, at Texas State University’s Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center.

The 7:30 p.m. event is free and open to the public. The KAP Literary Center is located at 508 W. Center Street in Kyle.

Swann’s debut novel Olympus, Texas was a Good Morning America book club selection, an Indie Next Pick and was longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. Swann earned her M.F.A. from Texas State and was a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University. Her writing has appeared in LitHub, Electric Literature, Texas Highways, Epoch and other journals. She splits her time between Austin and Lampasas.

This event is sponsored by the Burdine Johnson Foundation and the Department of English. For more information, contact Jeremy Garrett at or

About Texas State University

Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 38,694 students on campuses in San Marcos and Round Rock. Texas State’s 192,000-plus alumni are a powerful force in serving the economic workforce needs of Texas and throughout the world.

For more information, contact University Communications:

Jayme Blaschke, 512-245-2555

Sandy Pantlik, 512-245-2922