2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series - Archive

2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series

 

Writers at Rutgers Reading SeriesThe Writers at Rutgers Reading Series fosters an exchange between well-known writers of diverse backgrounds and the Rutgers students and faculty. Since 1990 Writers at Rutgers has sponsored readings by distinguished writers such as Adrienne Rich, Miguel Algarin, Temple Grandin, Derek Walcott, Junot Diaz, Oliver Sacks, Caryl Phillips, Rebecca Solnit, Tina Chang, Brenda Shaughnessy, Tracy K. Smith, Jayne Anne Phillips, Mark Doty, Joyce Carol Oates, Sherman Alexie, James Surowiecki, Colson Whitehead, Alison Bechdel, Li-Young Lee, Richard Wilbur, E.L. Doctorow, Jamaica Kincaid, Czelslaw Milosz, W.S. Merwin, Chang-rae Lee, June Jordan, Richard Howard, Linda Gregg, Yehuda Amichai, Toi Derricotte, Charles Simic, Edwidge Danticat, Alicia Ostriker, Paule Marshall, Maggie Anderson, Jhumpa Lahiri, Edmund White, Maxine Hong Kingston, Jean Valent ine, C.K. Williams, Wesley Brown, Michael Cunningham, Marilyn Hacker, Jonathan Lethem, Susan Wheeler, Jonathan Franzen, Jay Wright, Azar Nafisi, Amitav Ghosh, Brenda Marie Osbey, Kalamu ya Salaam, Selah Saterstrom, Russell Banks, and Susanna Moore among many others.

Writers at Rutgers strives to nurture a community of writers of fiction and poetry and is co-sponsored by the Department of English, the Office of the Vice President for Undergraduate Education, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Academic and Public Partnerships, the Friends of Rutgers English, the Plangere Writing Center, and Writers House.

Carolyn Williams
Director, Writers at Rutgers Reading Series

 

  • Wednesday, October 06, 2010 08:00pm
    Michael Pollan    ::  2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series
  • Wednesday, November 10, 2010 08:00pm
    Billy Collins    ::  2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series
  • Wednesday, February 09, 2011 08:00pm
    Spike Lee    ::  2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series
  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011 08:00pm
    Lydia Davis    ::  2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series
  • Wednesday, April 06, 2011 08:00pm
    Marie Howe    ::  2010-2011 Writers at Rutgers Reading Series