International Writing Program Fall Residents Tetiana Troitskaya (Ukraine), Galit Dahan Carlibach (Israel), Henrikka Tavi (Finland), and Yusi Avianto Pareanom (Indonesia) will discuss the limits... Read more
IWP Fall Residents Christine Yohannes (Ethiopia) and Obari Gomba (Nigeria) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.
Christine... Read more
No Shame Theatre provides everyone the opportunity to express themselves in a non-judgmental environment while providing entertainment for those who just want to watch. None shall be discriminated... Read more
No Shame Theater Iowa City's 30th Anniversary Show! See the best skits, poems, monologues, and general amazingness from 1986 to 2016!
Theater B of the Theater Building
Saturday, Oct... Read more
The author of the acclaimed book The Empathy Exams, Leslie Jamison collection of visceral and revealing essays asked essential questions about our basic understanding of others: How can we feel... Read more
International Writing Program Fall Residents Obari Gomba (Nigeria), Odeh Bisharat (Israel), Akhil Katyal (India), and Carlos Patino Pereda (Venezuela) will discuss how their political landscape... Read more
A reading in honor of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson, on the event of her retirement from teaching at the Iowa Writers' Workshop and her receipt of the Library of Congress... Read more
Shenaz Patel presents:
(dir. David Constantin; Belgium, 2014) [88 min]
IWP Fall Resident Mortada Gzar will also be presenting short films he directed.
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International Writing Program Fall Residents Henslie Rahn Solorzano (Venezuela), Mara Genshcel (Germany), Chen Ko Hua (Taiwan), Lee Chae Won (South Korea), and Christine Yohannes (Ethiopia) will... Read more
IWP Fall Residents Amanah Mustafi (Singapore) and Wasi Ahmed (Bangladesh) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.
Amanah Mustafi... Read more
Come to hear and meet writers from all over the world! This Sunday, IWP Fall Residents Vladimir Poleganov (Bulgaria), Tse Hao Guang (Singapore), and Iramcema Drew (USA), a student from the UI... 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
Stephanos Stephanides presents:
Poets in No Man's Land
(dir. Stephanos Stephanides & Stephen Nugent; Cyprus; 2012) [22 mins]
Mariano Teconi Blanco presents:
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Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove will read from her work on Thursday, October 20th, at 8pm at Shambaugh Auditorium at the UI Main Library. She will visit as the Jonathan C. Goldsmith Visiting... Read more
International Writing Program Fall Residents zp Dala (South Africa), Zhou Jianing (China), Eros Atalia (Philippines), Shibasaki Tomoka (Japan) and Wasi Ahmed (Bangladesh) will discuss what are the... Read more
IWP Fall Residents Zhou Jianing (China) and Lee Chae Won (South Korea) will read from their works. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.
Zhou Jianing (... Read more
Come to hear and meet writers from all over the world! This Sunday, IWP Fall Residents Legodile Seganabeng (Botswana), Virginia Ng (Hong Kong), and Guadalupe Flores (USA), a student from the UI... Read more