Events
Apr  23

Molly Antopol and Sara Michas-Martin

A reading by Molly Antopol & Sara Michas-Martin

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday, 04/23/2014
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Terrace Room (4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall)

Bio:

Molly Antopol teaches creative writing at Stanford University, where she was a recent Wallace Stegner Fellow. A recipient of the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 award, she holds an MFA from Columbia University and lives in San Francisco. Her first book of stories, The UnAmericans, was recently published by Norton.

Sara Michas-Martin, former Wallace Stegner Fellow and Jones Lecturer at Stanford University, has taught creative writing and interdisciplinary studies widely, most recently for Goddard College and Stanford’s Online Writers’ Studio. Her work has appeared in the American Poetry Review, The Believer, Best New Poets, Denver Quarterly, Field, Gulf Coast, Harvard Review, jubilat, Prairie Schooner, Threepenny Review and elsewhere. Her book, Gray Matter, was chosen by Susan Wheeler for the 2013 Poets Out Loud Prize, published by Fordham University Press.

 

Apr  24

Poetry Into Film Festival

Entries for the 2014 Poetry Into Film Contest will be screened on April 24, at 6:30 PM in Annenberg Auditorium (next to Cummings Art Building).

Apr  30

Jim Gavin and Justin St. Germain

A reading by Jim Gavin & Justin St. Germain

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday, 04/30/2014
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Terrace Room (4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall)

Bio:

Jim Gavin’s fiction has appeared in The New YorkerThe Paris ReviewZoetropeZYZZYVA, and Slice magazine. He lives in Los Angeles.

Justin St. Germain was born in Philadelphia in 1981. He attended the University of Arizona and was a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford. He lives in Albuquerque and teaches at the University of New Mexico

 

 

May  07

Wendy Lesser Colloquium

Wendy Lesser Colloquium

Event Details:

Wednesday, May 7 at 11:00 am
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (4th floor)

Wendy Lesser, the founding and current editor of The Threepenny Review, is the author of one novel and nine nonfiction books, most recently Why I Read: The Serious Pleasure of Books. She has received awards and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the American Academy in Berlin, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, the Dedalus Foundation, and many other institutions; she is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences as well as of the New York Institute for the Humanities. Her journalistic writing about literature, dance, film, and music has appeared in a number of periodicals in America and abroad. Born in California and educated at Harvard, Cambridge, and UC Berkeley, Lesser now divides her time between Berkeley and New York.