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Friday, September 21, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Meeting Room A

Join the community conversation over free pizza, with Ida Cordelia Beam Visiting Guest Chris Abani and IWP Fall Residents Huang Chong-Kai... Read more

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Dey House
Frank Conroy Reading Room

*Location Change* - due to high interest, this event has been moved to the Frank Conroy Reading Room at the Writers’ Workshop Dey House, 507 N. Clinton St., Iowa City.
The... Read more

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Second floor

Iowa Writers’ Workshop graduate Kim Brooks will talk about her new book, Small Animals: Parenthood in an Age of Fear, in conversation with Kevin Clouther. This thought... Read more

Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Sundays this fall: The International Writing Program (IWP) and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of... Read more

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Second floor

Writers’ Workshop graduate David Wystan Owen will read from and discuss his debut story collection Other People’s Love Affairs in conversation with Garth Greenwell. In... Read more

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:30pm
University of Iowa Pentacrest
Old Capitol Senate Chamber

Shawn Wen—a writer, radio producer, and multimedia artist—will be honored at the 2018 Krause Essay Prize award ceremony on Thursday, September 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Old Capitol Senate Chamber,... Read more

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Second floor
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Room A

Nikki White and Lauren Haldeman will present on the Lit City Project as part of the Iowa City Book... Read more

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Room A

Nikki White and Lauren Haldeman will present on the Lit City Project as part of the Iowa City Book... Read more

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Meeting Room A

Join the community conversation over free pizza, with Ida IWP Fall Residents Rasha Khayat (Germany), Chow Hon Fai (Hong Kong), Tehila... Read more

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Sundays this fall: The International Writing Program (IWP) and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of... Read more

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Meeting Room A

Join the community conversation over free pizza, with Ida IWP Fall Residents Salah Badis (Algeria), Cai Tianxin (PRC), Iva Pezuashvili (... Read more

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Shambaugh House

Iowa City’s best multi-lingual reading series with bagels! Voices from around the world fill historic Shambaugh House, IWP HQ.
IWP Fall... Read more

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:30pm
Becker Communication Studies Building
101

IWP Nonfiction Fellows Roberto Echeto (from Venezuela), Cai Tianxin (from China), and Alisa Ganieva (from Russia) will read in Becker 101 on Wednesday, October 17th at 7:30pm. All are welcome.... Read more

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Second floor
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Shambaugh House

Iowa City’s best multi-lingual reading series with bagels! Voices from around the world fill historic Shambaugh House, IWP HQ.
IWP Fall... Read more

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Valeria Luiselli, Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor and author of Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions and The Story of My Teeth, will read at Prairie... Read more

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Second floor
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Nonfiction Writing Program alumna Kisha Lewellyn Schlegel will read from her new essay collection Fear Icons, and essayist Meghan O'Gieblyn will read from her latest, Interior States... Read more

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Susan Steinberg, Bedell Distinguished Visiting Professor and author of Spectacle, will read at Prairie Lights Books on Thursday, February 14 at 7pm.

This reading is sponsored by... Read more

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