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Campus and community members peruse a book table at the Spring Literary Festival.

Campus and community members peruse a book table at the Spring Literary Festival.

Performers from Students to Renowned Writers and Poets

The English Department hosts several readings and presentations—free and open to the public—that allow creative writing faculty and students to present their work and to bring in outside writers and scholars to share their experiences.

Recent Literary Events

The 2017 Spring Literary Festivalwelcomes author Colm Tibn for a lectureon Wednesday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m.,in Walter Hall Rotunda, and for a readingonFriday, April 7, at 8:30 p.m., in Baker Theatre. ByJustin Mundhenk Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Fiction Writers get written into corners by genre, […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 20

  Dr. Samuel Crowl, Trustee Professor of English, will be the featured speaker at The Shakespeare Guilds April 26 meeting. The event is part of The Shakespeare Guilds 2016-2017 series of engagements, each of which features Guild director John Andrews interviewing a Shakespearean scholar, actor, director, or filmmaker. The Shakespeare […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 10

Rachel B. Glaser is the author of the books Paulina & Fran (a novel), Pee on Water (short stories), and MOODS (poetry). Glaser, who won the McSweeney’s Amanda Davis Fiction Award in 2013, has been anthologized in 30 Under 30 and New American Stories. Also a visual artist, shestudied painting […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 15

In a interdepartmental effort to generate conversation among graduate instructors about best practices in teaching, tips, and classroom activities, graduate students from the College of Arts and Sciences will host the Second Annual Graduate Student Pedagogy Conference, “Perfecting Pedagogical Practices,” on Friday, Feb. 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 02

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival, held April 5, 6, 7, will feature authors Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum, Mary Cappello, Gerald Early, Tom Sleigh, and Colm Tibn. The festival is sponsored by the Creative Writing program in the English Department at Ohio University, in conjunction with Alden Library. All readings and lectures […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 02

The Dogwood Bloom Reading Series presents English Creative Writing graduate students Christine Adams and Lindsey Fischer, Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. in the Galbreath Chapel.

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 02

English students are invited to the Futures in English Symposium on Friday, Feb. 3. Students can choose a panel time. Pizza is served in between. English Department Alumni Jobs Panel Session #1 11:50 a.m. to 12:35 p.m., Faculty Commons in Alden Library 12:35 to 1:10 p.m. — Avalanche Pizza served […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 02

NEW LOCATION/TIME: Ohio University’s Creative Writing program hosts Visiting Fiction Writer Rachel B. Glaser On Thursday, Feb. 16, for a 8:00 p.m. reading at Athens Public Library (30 Home Street). A reception follows the event, which is free and open to the public. Glaser has published several books, including her […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 02

OHIO’s English Department hosts its first Dogwood Bloom Reading Series event of 2017, which will feature the essays of Tom Tiberio. Tiberio will read his work on Friday, Jan. 20, at 7 p.m. The event will be held at Galbreath Chapel. Fluff cookies will be served. All are welcome! Tiberio […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 02

All are invited to attend an upcoming reading from OHIO Creative Writing students on Friday, Jan. 27,takes place at 7:30 p.m. at Arts West (132 W. State St.). Emily Kramer, Derek Robbins,Michelle Pretorius, and Sarah Minor are the featured writers for this week’s event. Kramer and Robbins will read their […]

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english events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 01

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