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CANCELED | 2020 Spring Literary Festival Is March 18-20

Note: This event has been canceled. The Ohio University Creative Writing program presents five visiting writers for the 35th annual Spring Literary Festival, March 18-20. Authors include Lauren Groff, Melissa Febos, Ada Limon, Anthony Marra, and Ira Sukrungruang. All readings and lectures are free and open to the public. The […]

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March 1, 2020 at 7:45 pmEvents

Visiting Writer | Jamie Quatro, Author of Fire Sermon, Jan. 23

Jamie Quatro

By Alli Mancz Ohio University’s English Department presents visiting writer Jamie Quatro on Thursday, Jan. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in Walter Hall Rotunda. Quatro has authored several works of short fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Her stories have previously appeared in The New Yorker, Tin House, The Guardian, Virginia Quarterly Review, and Guernica. Additionally, her pieces […]

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January 1, 2020 at 6:30 pmEvents

Visiting Writer | ‘Sustainability: A Love Story’ Reading by Nicole Walker, Oct. 17

Nicole Walker

By Meah McCallister The English Department presents visiting writer Nicole Walker, reading from her work on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 in Galbreath Chapel. Walker is an essayist, poet, and professor. She is the author of The After-Normal: Brief, Alphabetical Essays on a Changing Planet, Sustainability: A Love Story, and […]

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October 1, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

Visiting Nonfiction Writer Megan Stielstra, Nov. 29

Megan Stielstra | Photo by joe mazza – brave lux

The English Department presents visiting nonfiction writer Megan Stielstra on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 730 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda.  

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November 1, 2018 at 5:00 pmEvents

Visiting Poet Natalie Diaz on Thursday, Sept. 20

Natalie Diaz

The English Department presents Visiting Poet Natalie Diaz on Thursday, Sept. 20, at 730 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. Follow Diaz on Twitter. A short review of Diaz’s first book is excerpted below: When My Brother Was an Aztec by Natalie Diaz An Appreciation, by Seth Foerstner In her […]

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September 1, 2018 at 7:15 pmEvents

Visiting Fiction Writer Thisbe Nissen, Feb. 21

Thisbe Nissen | author photo by Kaitlin Lamoine Photography

The English Department presents visiting fiction writer Thisbe Nissen on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 730 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. Madison Foltz‘s essay, “Crisis, Love, and Chaos in Thisbe Nissen’s Our Lady of the Prairie,” provides more information about Nissen’s work: “So much of this life we spend holding […]

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August 2, 2018 at 5:00 amEvents

Visiting Nonfiction Writer | Robert Long Foreman, Feb. 21

Robert Long Foreman

The English Department’s 2018 visiting nonfiction visitor, Robert Long Foreman, gives a reading on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 7:30 Walter Hall Rotunda. Foreman’s work has been appearing in literary magazines since 2006. His essays and short stories have won a Pushcart Prize and contests at The Journal, Willow Springs, […]

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February 1, 2018 at 7:00 pmEvents