Professor Gabriel Bump’s novel, Everywhere You Don’t Belong (Algonquin, 2020), is being adapted into a half-hour television series. Prof. Bump will be joining the Department of English and Comparative Literature faculty this summer as an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing.
Everywhere You Don’t Belong was a New York Times Notable Book of 2020, and has won the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence, the Great Lakes Colleges Association New Writers Award for Fiction, the Heartland Booksellers Award for Fiction, and the Black Caucus of the American Library Association’s First Novelist Award.
The television show is being adapted by Concordia Studio, with Jonathan King and Patrick Callan executive producing the show and working closely with Bump.
Read more about the series here.