Post Tagged with: "Spring Literary Festival"

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

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

Lit Fest | Uncanny Empathy in Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s Fiction

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Sarah Shun-lien Bynum for a reading on Wednesday, April 5, at 8:30 p.m.,  and a noon lecture on April 6—both in Walter Hall Rotunda. By E.M. Tran Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Fiction Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s writing immerses us in a character’s mind and […]

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March 20, 2017 at 3:52 pmNews

Lit Fest | The Transcendent Poetry of Ellen Bryant Voigt

Ellen Bryant Voigt

The 2016 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Ellen Bryant Voigt for a lecture on Thursday, April 7, at 11:00 a.m., in Baker Ballroom, and for a reading at on Friday, April 8, at 8:30 p.m., in Baker Ballroom. By Christine Adams Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Poetry If you squint into the […]

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March 30, 2016 at 10:40 amNews