2008-2009 Academic Year

Language for a New Century April 16, 2009

Featuring Ravi Shankar and Tina Chang Shankar and Chang will read from their new anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia, and Beyond.

Jorie Graham March 12, 2009

Jorie Graham will give a public reading with a book signing and social to follow. This event is co-sponsored with Project LOGOS: The Center for Creative Writing.

Peace, Poetry and Politics Feb. 5, 2009

Featuring Brenda Hillman, Nick Flynn and Fred Marchant

Linda Gregg Nov. 19, 2008

Linda was the 2008 winner of the Sister Mariella Gable Prize for her poetry collection All of It Singing (2007)

Don Leeper Oct. 14, 2008

This event was called, "The Future of the Book." Don Leeper  is President of BookMobile, a nationally recognized printer of scholarly and literary texts, and a recipient of the Kay Sexton Award.

Book Arts Papermaking Class Oct. 18, 2008

Featuring Mary Hark, papermaker. Using plant materials gathered from the local environment, participants will make papers with unique and beautiful textures and rich, natural color.

Li-Young Lee Oct. 30, 2008

Poet Li-Young Li will give a public reading with a book signing and social to follow.  This event is co-sponsored with Project LOGOS: The Center for Creative Writing.