Authors from around the world will visit Grand Valley State University during the Grand Valley Writers Series. Claire Vaye Watkins is the author of "Gold Fame Citrus" and "Battleborn." Derek Palacio is the author of the story story "Sugarcane" and the novella "How to Shake the Other Man." His debut novel, "The Mortifications," will be published this year. This event will take place in Lake Superior Hall, room 174.