Fall 2017

Fall 2017 events: September 14: Leslie Jamison: Compassion and Confession Leslie Jamison, novelist and essayist, wonders about the moral complexities of writing other peoples’ lives. She will discuss her experiences writing about a variety of subjects, including long distance runners, prison inmates, whale fanatics, and medical patients—and the various ways she has purposefully and explicitly […]

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Monday April 24 2-3:30


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April 3, at 4:15-5:30, Professor Pavlic will deliver the HBA Lecture

(Scripps College, HUM 119) co-sponsored by English & the HBA Chair on the topic of James Baldwin, Black Music, and the Lyrical stakes of political speech (refreshments to be served, starting at 4 pm): http://www.scrippscollege.edu/events/calendar/who-can-afford-to-improvise-james-baldwin-black-music-and-the-lyrical-stakes-of-political-speech Advertisements

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April 3: Ed Pavlic, Poetry Reading & HBA Lecture

She was here yesterday, sat off in the grass like Sade sounds in the shade. Damned if something something ain’t right about how we do each other wrong. If you pass it to Ranger, don’t come around tomorrow. — Ed Pavlic, from Give It, Up (2001) “I confess that, even in the abstract, I have […]

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DIY Autobiohy 2/20 3/20 4/3


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Writing Event at CP&R

CP&R will be co-hosting with literary agency Books & Such (Santa Rosa, CA) a second rendition of So You Want to Write a Book: A seminar series on the business of writing. Founder Janet Kobobel Grant will be returning to campus with one of her colleagues on March 23-24 to lead the seminar.   So […]

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A Talk and Reading by Nina Revoyr

Feburary 20th, 2017 4:15 PM Ena Thompson Room Crookshank Hall Advertisements

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