Reading Series

Creative Writing Program Reading Series, Fall 2017 -- Spring 2018

All events are free and open to the public and readings will include a booksigning.

Directions to and parking at Emory
The closest parking area is the visitors section of the Fishburne Parking Deck (1672 North Decatur Road), which is located next to the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts.


AYANA MATHIS, prose writer

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

THE PHILLIS WHEATLEY READING
6:30 p.m.
Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library
Booksigning and reception to follow reading

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

COLLOQUIUM
2-3 p.m.
Kemp Malone Library, N301 Callaway Center

Co-sponsored by the Department of African American Studies and The Hightower Fund


HANK KLIBANOFF, nonfiction author and journalist

Professor of Practice, Emory University Creative Writing Program

Thursday, November 16, 2017

READING
6:30 p.m.
Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library
Booksigning and reception to follow reading


ERICA DAWSON, poet

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

COLLOQUIUM
2-3 p.m.
Kemp Malone Library, N301 Callaway Center

READING
6:30 p.m.
Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library
Booksigning and reception to follow reading


MICHAEL MARBERRY, 2017-2019 Fellow in Poetry

CASSIE GONZALES, 2017-2019 Fellow in Fiction

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

READING
6:30 p.m.
Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library
Booksigning and reception to follow reading


AIMEE NEZHUKUMATATHIL, poet

Friday, March 30, 2018

COLLOQUIUM
2-3 p.m.
Kemp Malone Library, N301 Callaway Center

READING
4 p.m.
Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library
Booksigning and reception to follow reading


AWARDS NIGHT

Readings by winners of the Creative Writing Program and English Department Annual Student Writing Contests

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
7:30 p.m., Joseph W. Jones Room, 311 Woodruff Library


The Art of Dining and Relaxation at Emory -- Learn about fine dining and lodging discounts for patrons of the Creative Writing Program Reading Series and other arts events at Emory