Fall 2017 Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writer Series Schedule

 

FALL 2017 SCHEDULE

 

 

Thursday, September 21
Creative Nonfiction Writer
Jeremy B. Jones

(BearwallowA Personal History of a Mountain Homeland)

7:30 p.m.
Table Rock Room
Plemmons Student Union

Craft Talk: Landbound: Nonfiction Writing about Place
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Table Rock Room

 


Photo by Miriam Berkley

Thursday, September 28
Fiction and Nonfiction Author
Randall Kenan

(Let the Dead Bury Their Dead; The Fire This Time; Walking on Water: Black American Lives at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century)
7:30 p.m.
Table Rock Room
Plemmons Student Union

Craft Talk: Let Me Out of this Coffin: Lessons the Gothic Can Teach Us
3:30-4:45 p.m.
Table Rock Room

 

Ludvigson Head Shot

Thursday, October 5
Rachel Rivers-Coffey Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing
Poet
Susan Ludvigson

(Everything Winged Must Be Dreaming; Sweet Confluence: New and Selected Poems)

7:30 p.m.
Table Rock Room Plemmons Student Union

Pre-Reading Reception
6-7:15 p.m.
Price Lake Room Plemmons Student Union

Craft Talk: Issues of Voice
3:30-4:45
Table Rock Room

 

Vivian Shipley headshot

Thursday, November 2
Poet
Vivian Shipley

(Perennial; All of Your Message Have Been Erased)

7:30 p.m.
Three Top Room
Plemmons Student Union

Craft Talk: The Poetry of Witness
3:30-4:45 p.m.
Three Top Room

 

Book sales and signing will follow each reading.

Admission to all events is free and open to the public.

Parking is free on campus after 5 p.m. We recommend the Library Parking Deck on College Street (from King Street, turn down College Street at the First Baptist Church). To reach the Student Union, cross College Street and follow the walkway between the chiller plant and the University Bookstore, passing the Post Office and entering the Student Union on the second floor. For further parking information or a map, please see parking.appstate.edu

For further information on the Fall 2017 season, please email weinbergsc@appstate.edu.


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