Writing

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Shambaugh Auditorium, UI Main Library

The Arab Students Association Presents: An Evening With Remi Kanazi

Join us in the Shambaugh Auditorium of the Main Library on Wednesday, March 29 at 6pm for a spoken word performance and Q... Read more

Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm
English-Philosophy Building
442 EPB

CREATIVE WRITING MASTER CLASSES

Free, One-Shot, Two-Hour Classes Open to Everyone!

Presented by: The Nonfiction Writing Program

Reserve your spot! Register for classes at... Read more

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
FilmScene

Special nationwide event—one night only!

Panel discussion to follow with Loren Glass, H. Glenn Penny, Garrett Stewart, and Lisa Heineman

Attendees will receive a paperback copy of... Read more

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:00pm

Fiction writer and Iowa Writers' Workshop alumnus Adam Haslett will read from his work on Thursday, April 6, at 4pm, in the Frank Conroy Reading Room.

Adam Haslett is the author of three... Read more

Friday, April 7, 2017 -
8:30am to 5:00pm
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English-Philosophy Building

Craft Critique Culture is an interdisciplinary graduate conference focusing on the intersections of critical and creative approaches to writing both within and beyond the academy. This year’s... Read more

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
FilmScene

Editors from some of the country's most distinguished independent presses will discuss their individual career paths and then take questions related to jobs in publishing and editing.

Light... Read more

Friday, April 7, 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
English-Philosophy Building
109

In this symposium featuring guest speakers with fascinating CVs and résumés, we will focus on writing careers beyond the academy. 

Danielle Dutton (PhD in English, University of Denver,... Read more

Saturday, April 8, 2017 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

This event will include art, readings, hors d'oeuvres, and best of all, our new magazine! We hope to see you at Prairie Lights!

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all... Read more

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
Dey House

Poet and essayist Brian Blanchfield and fiction writer Kevin Brockmeier, will read from their work on Wednesday, April 12, at 8pm, in the Frank Conroy Reading Room at the Iowa Writers' Workshop... Read more

Monday, April 17, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
English-Philosophy Building
304 Gerber Lounge

Come sit down and meet Lena and Michael Hill, professors of both English and African American Studies here at the University of Iowa.

The Inspiration Series is an event meant to connect... Read more

Thursday, April 20, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Digital Scholarship & Publishing Studio
2032 Main Library

Interested in writing a grant for a digital project? Stop by the Digital Scholarship & Publishing Studio at 10:30am on Thursday, April 20th as a part of our "So You Want To..." event series... Read more

Friday, May 12, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books

Please join us in celebrating the achievements of graduating Certificate in Writing students. Select students will read from their Capstone projects from 5-6pm, then join us for a reception in the... Read more

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