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Robert Hass © Shoey Sindel
February 27, 2020
This event has been canceled. The Foundational Courses Reading Series in conjunction with the Schlesinger Visiting Writers Series present a reading by Robert Hass. Wednesday...
February 24, 2020
Monday, March 2nd, 6:15-7:15pm Center for Collaborative Arts and Media (CCAM), 149 York Accomplished writers and alums discuss their craft, as well as diverging careers in...
February 19, 2020
This event has been canceled. FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 1:00-3:00 , LC 209 This critical/creative workshop has two components, led by novelist Catherine Fox and Dr. Ellie Byrne, both...
Karen Russell © Michael Lionstar
January 7, 2020
The John Christophe Schlesinger Creative Writers Reading Series presents Karen Russell. Wednesday, February 26, 2020 , 5:00pm  |  location tbd Karen Russell, a native of...
January 4, 2020
Please join us for a series of events celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Yale Review. Speakers include Kevin Young, Cathy Park Hong, Sheila Heti, Ben Lerner, and Dan...
Trust Exercise by Susan Choi
November 21, 2019
We are thrilled to announce that Susan Choi–Lecturer in English (and Yale alumna)—has been awarded the 2019 National Book Award in Fiction for her acclaimed novel, Trust...
Louise Gluck, Amity Gaige, and Mark Oppenheimer
November 20, 2019
Monday, December 2, 2019, 5:30pm Linsly-Chittenden room 317 Please join us for an annual Creative Writing Faculty Reading, featuring readings from Louise Glück, Amity Gaige,...