Reading Series

Creative Writing Program Reading Series, Fall 2021 -- Spring 2022

All events are free and open to the public.


FALL 2021

BEN YAGODA, nonfiction writer

Monday, September 20, 2021

Reading: 6:30 p.m. EST
Cox Hall Ballroom (3rd floor Cox Hall)

 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Colloquium: 1:00-2:00 p.m. EST
N301 Callaway (Kemp Malone Library)

TIPHANIE YANIQUE, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH AND CREATIVE WRITING

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

The Phillis Wheatley Reading: 6:30 p.m. EST
Cox Hall Ballroom (3rd floor Cox Hall)

Co-sponsored by the Department of African American Studies

NOTICE: Emory’s COVID Leadership Team has granted a mask exemption for readers during this event. Enhanced safety protocols have been added to this event in response to the granted exemption.

 


JOINT READING WITH NEW FELLOWS

Yolanda Franklin, 2021-2022 Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow

Justin Haynes, 2021-2023 Nicholas Jenkins Barnett Fellow in Fiction

Maya Marshall, 2021-2023 Creative Writing Fellow in Poetry

Megan Tabaque, 2021-2023 Fellow in Playwriting

Tuesday, November 16, 2021:

Reading: 6:30 p.m. EST
Cox Hall Ballroom (3rd floor Cox Hall)

 


SPRING 2022

JAMAICA KINCAID, prose writer

Thursday, February 10, 2022
Colloquium: 1:00-2:00 p.m. EST
Location TBA

Reading: 6:30 p.m. EST
Location TBA

DIANE SEUSS, poet

Monday, March 21, 2022

Colloquium: 1:00-2:00 p.m. EST
Location TBA


Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Reading: 6:30 p.m. EST
Location TBA

 


AWARDS NIGHT

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

7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022

 


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.