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Spring Literary Festival, March 26-28

Spring Literary Festival, March 26-28

The spring literary festival 2014’s Lit Fest is March 26-28 and welcomes fiction writer Andrea Barrett, poet Frank Bidart, essayist Sven Birkerts, fiction writer Ben Fountain, and essayist Rebecca Solnit. Bidart was among the winners at the National Book Critics Circle awards were announced March 13. Bidart won the poetry […]

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February 27, 2014 at 10:30 amEvents

Patrick O’Keefe and The Visitors, April 4

Patrick O’Keefe and The Visitors, April 4

Patrick O’Keefe will read from his new novel, The Visitors, hot off the Viking Penguin press, on Friday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Faculty Commons of Alden Library. O’Keeffe was born in Ireland, but he has lived in the United States for more than 20 years. He is Assistant Professor […]

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February 27, 2014 at 6:00 amEvents

Futures in English Symposium Features Three Alumni, April 11

The English Department presents a Futures in English Symposium to give undergraduate students an opportunity to hear from recent graduates whose English degrees helped them establish their careers. Three Ohio University alumni are the guest speakers. The symposium is Friday, April 11, at the Alden Library Faculty Commons (third floor), with […]

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February 27, 2014 at 4:40 amAlumni Events

Fiction Writer and Poet Mark Brazaitis, Jan. 30

Fiction Writer and Poet Mark Brazaitis, Jan. 30

The Ohio University Creative Writing program presents fiction writer, poet, and essayist Mark Brazaitis in a reading Thursday, Jan. 30,at 7:30 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. Brazaitis is the author of five books of fiction: The River of Lost Voices: Stories from Guatemala, winner of the 1998 Iowa Short Fiction […]

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January 21, 2014 at 7:42 amEvents

Writer in Residence Roxanne Gay, Oct. 24

Writer in Residence Roxanne Gay, Oct. 24

Visiting essayist Roxane Gay visits campus to read from her work on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Faculty Commons of Alden Library. Gay is part of the Writers in Residence series presented by the Creative Writing program. Gay’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Best American […]

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October 1, 2013 at 10:08 amEvents