Carlos Patiño Pereda (Venezuela), Ruel Johnson (Guyana), and Mariano Tenconi Blanco (Argentina) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served.
Each Sunday during the Fall Residency, The International Writing Program hosts a reading with one of the residents and a graduate student from a writing program on campus.
This lecture will give a thorough overview of Shakespeares' First Folio and its significance. UI English faculty Adam Hooks will answer questions such as, "What is the First Folio?" and "Why is it... Read more
Vivek Shanbhag (India), Eros Atalia (Phillippines), Subodh Sarkar (India) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served.
Writers’ Workshop graduate Whitney Terrell will read from his novel, The Good Lieutenant. “With The Good Lieutenant, Terrell has unwound the myths of one of our most encrusted literary forms―the... Read more
IWP Fall Residents Chen Ko Hua (Taiwan) and Shibasaki Tomoka (Japan) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served.
Novelist and short story writer NoViolet Bulawayo will read from her work on Thursday, September 15, at 8pm, at the Iowa Writers' Workshop.
NoViolet Bulawayo is the author of the novel, We... Read more
Come celebrate the art of book making and other Shakespearean delights, featuring a lively cast of actors, artists, scholars, book makers, and fencers. Roll up your sleeves for book art fun with... Read more
Join Cervantes scholar Ana Rodriguez (Spanish & Portuguese, CLAS) and Shakepeare scholar Blaine Greteman (English, CLAS) for a lively conversation about the relevancy of these two authors who... Read more
"Dr. Helkiah Crooke (1576–1648): The Historical and Literary Legacy of an Early Modern Physician"
Helkiah Crooke wrote the first comprehensive English anatomy manual. His book,... Read more
“Hawkeye Shakespeare” is a weekend workshop and an ongoing project supported by the Folger Shakespeare Library’s NEH-funded program “Teaching Shakespeare to Undergraduates.”
This initiative... Read more
The public is invited to attend this keynote address by Sarah Werner, who worked with the Folger Shakespeare Library for nearly a decade, first as Undergraduate Program Director and then as... Read more
Author and scholar Kevin Birmingham will receive the 2016 Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism in Memory of Newton Arvin, for his book, The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce's... Read more
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove will read from her work on Thursday, October 20th, at 8pm at the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She will visit as the Jonathan C. Goldsmith Visiting Author for 2016–... Read more