Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:34pm
This widely-published and award-winning group of writers and scholars will include LeAnne Howe, Reginald McKnight, Ed Pavlić, Jed Rasula, Andrew Zawacki and Magdalena Zurawski. Faculty members will read from current or past creative projects, representing diverse genres and aesthetics. Contact: Christine Lasek-White 706-542-2659
Fri, 04/15/2016 - 2:25pm
"The Georgia Review" and Georgia Poetry Circuit will present a reading by Andrea Hollander. The author’s books will be available for purchase courtesy of Avid Bookshop. A two-time recipient of the NEA fellowship in literature, Hollander is the author of four books of poetry; her most recent collection is "Landscape with Female Figure: New & Selected Poems, 1982-2012" from Autumn House Press. Her poems have appeared regularly in "The Georgia…
Fri, 04/01/2016 - 4:50pm
The UGA Creative Writing Program is celebrating 10 new books published by UGA doctoral candidates in 2015 and 2016. This event will give authors a chance to discuss their projects in an intimate setting, and attendees will have the opportunity to interact with the writers and have books signed. The books, which range from novels to poetry books, have been published with nationally recognized presses and include some award-winning manuscripts.…
Wed, 03/30/2016 - 10:24am
8:30 am - 6:00 pm April 4th and 5th Library | Main Front Steps This is an outdoor English reading of Homer's "Odyssey" organized by the Department of Classics featuring readings from members of the UGA and Athens communities. The purpose of the event is to bring the magic of the epics to a large UGA student audience and to remind people that Homer is for everyone.  
Tue, 11/03/2015 - 4:28pm
Harrison studied poetry with New York School figureheads Kenneth Koch and David Shapiro. He is the author of five full-length books of poetry—"Into Daylight," published in 2014 by Tupelo Press as the winner of the Dorset Prize, "Incomplete Knowledge" (2006), which was runner-up for the Poets’ Prize, "Feeding the Fire" (2001), "Signs of Arrival" (1996), and "The Singing Underneath" (1988), selected by James Merrill for the National Poetry Series—…
Wed, 08/12/2015 - 5:41pm
Catherine Taylor is a writer and editor who works on a wide range of nonfiction forms–from documentary and literary journalism to lyric essays, hybrid-genre writing, critical theory, and poetics. She is the author of Apart, a hybrid-genre book of memoir and political history about South Africa (Ugly Duckling Presse) and of Giving Birth: A Journey Into the World of Mothers and Midwives (Penguin Putnam) winner of the Lamaze International Birth…
Thu, 04/19/2012 - 3:24pm
During spring semester 2012 the University of Georgia Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) carried out its first Director’s Award, Future Scholar Award and Research Development Award competitions.  Undergraduate students compete annually for the Director’s Award, given to a LACS major who demonstrates superior academic achievement, and the Future Scholar’s Award, presented to a UGA student in any major for production of a…
Tags: Conference, Reading, Meeting, Office of Development and Alumni Relations