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Lit Fest | The Prolific, Persistent Work of Colm Toibin

Lit Fest | The Prolific, Persistent Work of Colm Toibin

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Colm Tóibín for a lecture on Wednesday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m., in Walter Hall Rotunda, and for a reading on Friday, April 7, at 8:30 p.m., in Baker Theatre. By Justin Mundhenk Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Fiction Writers get written into corners by genre, […]

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April 2, 2017 at 3:24 pmNews

Lit Fest | Spring 2017 Literary Festival is April 5-7

Lit Fest | Spring 2017 Literary Festival is April 5-7

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival, held April 5, 6, 7, will feature authors Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum, Mary Cappello, Gerald Early, Tom Sleigh, and Colm Tóibín. The festival is sponsored by the Creative Writing program in the English Department at Ohio University, in conjunction with Alden Library. All readings and lectures […]

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April 1, 2017 at 11:00 pmEvents

English Symposium | Literary Space-Time, April 14

English Symposium | Literary Space-Time, April 14

All are invited to a one-day symposium, “Literary Space Time,” sponsored by the English Department, on Friday, April 14. All sessions will take place in Ellis 113. Coffee and welcoming remarks begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by three panels, a roundtable discussion, and a keynote address. The symposium is a […]

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April 1, 2017 at 8:45 pmEvents

Lit Fest | The Many Voices of Poet Tom Sleigh

Tom Sleigh

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Tom Sleigh for a reading in Walter Hall on Thursday, April 6, at 8:30 p.m., and a lecture Friday, April 7, at 11 a.m. in Alden Library. By Angie Mazakis  Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Poetry As a child, Tom Sleigh used to fall asleep next […]

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March 31, 2017 at 12:35 pmNews

Lit Fest | The Brilliantly Off-Kilter Prose of Mary Cappello

Mary Cappello

  The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Mary Cappello for a lecture in Walter Hall on Thursday, April 6, at 11 a.m., and a reading Friday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Baker Theatre. By Hugh Martin Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Nonfiction In one of her excellent essays, Mary Cappello goes with […]

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March 27, 2017 at 1:16 pmNews

Lit Fest | Gerald Early and Artifacts of the American Imagination

Lit Fest | Gerald Early and Artifacts of the American Imagination

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Gerald Early for a reading in Walter Hall on Thursday, April 6, at 7:30 p.m.,  and a noon lecture Friday, April 7, in Alden Library. By Tom Tiberio Graduate student pursuing a master’s in Creative Writing: Nonfiction Gerald Early would prefer that you not call him an expert […]

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March 24, 2017 at 3:24 pmNews

Recognition and Revelation in the Work of Rachel B. Glaser

Recognition and Revelation in the Work of Rachel B. Glaser

Rachel B. Glaser is the author of the books Paulina & Fran (a novel), Pee on Water (short stories), and MOODS (poetry). Glaser, who won the McSweeney’s Amanda Davis Fiction Award in 2013, has been anthologized in 30 Under 30 and New American Stories. Also a visual artist, she studied painting […]

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February 15, 2017 at 1:24 pmNews