Eakins is the author of "The Hungry Girls and Other Stories" and "The Marvelous Adventures of Pierre Baptiste," which won both the NYU Press Prize for Fiction and the Capricorn Fiction Award of the Writer's Voice. In 1997, "The Hungry Girls" was made into a work of theatre by the performance ensemble Collision Theory.
The Hugh C. Hyde Living Writers Series is sponsored by the SDSU Department of English and Comparative Literature through an endowment from San Diego writer Hugh C. Hyde.
For more information, call 619-594-6054.
Location: SDSU Library, Room LL430, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego 92115