A READING AND BOOK SIGNING WITH J. AARON SANDERS AUTHOR OF SPEAKERS OF THE DEAD: A WALT WHITMAN MYSTERY
Speakers of the Dead is a mystery novel centering around the investigative exploits of a young Walt Whitman, in which the reporter-cum-poet navigates the seedy underbelly of New York City’s body-snatching industry in an attempt to exonerate his friend of a wrongful murder charge. Fast-paced and gripping, Speakers of the Dead is a vibrant reimagining of one of America’s most beloved literary figures.
J. Aaron Sanders is Associate Professor of English at Columbus State University where he teaches literature and creative writing. His stories have appeared in Carolina Quarterly, Gulf Coast, Quarterly West and Beloit Fiction Journal, among others.