THE 2020-2021 READING SERIES WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY.
Creative Writing Program Reading Series, Fall 2020 -- Spring 2021
All events are free and open to the public.
Zoom links to recordings of September 8 events with Kaveh Akbar:
6:30 p.m. EST
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Zoom registration link: https://emory.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_z-BP9KJRS6qjhr6HORcUUw
Zoom links to recordings of October 15 events with Matthew Salesses:
6:00 p.m. EST
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Poets Linda Gregerson and Brenda Shaughnessy read from and discuss their latest books as well as translation collaborations with Anja Kampmann and Karolina Golimowska. This evening’s conversations, moderated by Jericho Brown, double as a part of the Emory Creative Writing Program Reading Series and the Atlanta Poetry Festival & Translation Summit hosted by Emory University, Georgia Tech, Berry College, and the Westminster School.
Zoom link to recordings of October 28 Emory Atlanta Poetry Festival & Translation Summit event:
4-5:30 p.m. EST
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Poetry's role in a divisive world: A Conversation with Jericho Brown, Yevgeniy Breyger and Georg Less, moderated by Sandra Meek.
7 p.m. EST
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Public event featuring Jericho Brown, Linda Gregerson, Brenda Shaughnessy, Sandra Meek; Ilya Kaminsky, Mario Chard, and a group of distinguished special guest poets from Germany.
CATHY PARK HONG, poet
Zoom links to recordings of February 10-11 events with Cathy Park Hong:
JOHN MURILLO, poet
Registration required. Zoom registration link: https://emory.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3s80epvTT9mNPVGBeYJrnw
Zoom links to recordings of March 25 events with John Murillo
Readings by winners of the Creative Writing Program and English Department Annual Student Writing Contests
6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Zoom link to recording of April 21 Awards Night:
Plan Your Visit -- Learn about venues, campus transportation, fine dining and lodging discounts for patrons of the Creative Writing Program Reading Series and other arts events at Emory
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.