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SPRING 2017
 
Reginald Dwayne Betts, Poetry Reading: Bastards of the Reagan Era
Thursday, January 26, 5:30 PM
Sterling Memorial Library Auditorium, 120 Wall Street
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
Ben Lerner, Reading
Monday, February 6, 5:00 PM
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street, Room: TBA
The Schlesinger Visiting Writer Series, Department of English
 
Cynthia Zarin, Orbit: Reading and Conversation
Thursday, February 16, 4:00 PM
Head of College House, Jonathan Edwards College, 70 High Street
Jonathan Edwards College, Head of College Tea
 More Information:  http://je.yalecollege.yale.edu/
 
 Yusef Komunyakaa, Poetry Reading
Thursday, February 23, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
 
Kirstin Valdez Quade, Reading: Sin, Story, and Salvation
Thursday, February 23, 5:30 PM
Sterling Memorial Library Auditorium, 120 Wall Street
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
Anne Fadiman and Spencer Bokat-Lindell '17, Mae Mattia '18, Elena Saavedra Buckley '18
Wednesday, March 1, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
New Haven Free Public Library, 133 Elm St. (on the Green)
11th Annual Student Reading: Profiles
Contact: http://english.yale.edu/calendar
 
Tonya Foster, Layli Long Soldier, & Safiya Sinclair, Poetry Readings
The State of the Art: Celebrating Three First Books
Thursday, March 9, 4:00PM.
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Co-Sponsored by the Yale Race & Innovative Poetics Working Group
 
Monica Ong, a Multimedia Poetry Reading
with graduate poets Kimberly Quiogue Andrews and Erik Freer
Tuesday, March 28, 5:30pm
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street, Room 211
The Graduate Poets Reading Series
 
Brian Seibert, Reading
Thursday, March 30,00 4:00PM
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street, Room TBA
Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program
of the English Department
Contact:  203-432-2233
 
Cynthia Zarin, Poetry Reading
Tuesday, April 4, 6:30PM
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street, Room 319
The Graduate Poets Reading Series
 
Jackie Sibblies Drury, Drama Reading
Thursday, April 6, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
 
Averill Curdy & Penelope Pelizzon, Poetry Reading
Thursday, April 6, 5:30 PM
Sterling Memorial Library Auditorium, 120 Wall Street
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
Nadja Spiegelman, Reading and Conversation
Thursday, April 6, 8:00 PM
Branford College, 74 High Street, Common Room
Francis Conversations with Writers
 
Yale Student Poets Reading
Tuesday, April 25, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
 
Charif Shanahan, Poetry Reading
with graduate poet Brandon Menke
Thursday, April 27, 5:30PM
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street, Room 211
The Graduate Poets Reading Series
 
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FALL 2017
 
Windham-Campbell Prizes Festival
Readings and Conversations with 2017 Prize Winners
September 13-15
multiple venues across campus
 
Jean Valentine, Poetry Reading
Thursday, October 5, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
 
Rickey Laurentiss and Ocean Vuong, Poetry Readings
The State of the Art: Celebrating New Poetry
Thursday, November 2, 4:00PM
Roundtable discussion, chaired by Camille Owens and Maryam Parhizkar: Friday, November 3, 10-11:30am
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Co-Sponsored by the Yale Race & Innovative Poetics Working Group
 
Adam Kirsch, Reading,
Thursday, November 9, 5:30 PM
Location TBD
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
SPRING 2018
 
Nadia Bolz-Weber, Reading
Thursday, February 1, 5:30 PM
Battell Chapel
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
Mary Szybist, Reading
Thursday, February 22, 5:30 PM
Location TBD
Literature & Spirituality Series, Institute of Sacred Music
 
 

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