Readings at Yale University

September 6, 2019

By Nancy Kuhl

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FALL 2019

Windham-Campbell Literature Prizes Festival
Readings & Conversations with 2018 Prize Winners
September 18-20
multiple venues across campus
 

Lis Harris, reading from In Jerusalem (on three generations of two families, one Palestinian and one Israeli, living in Jerusalem)
Thursday, September 26, 7:00 PM
Joseph Slifka Center, 80 Wall Street
Co-sponsored by the Council on Middle East Studies
Contact: jason.rubenstein@yale.edu

Renee Gladman & Joshua Beckman, “Inside the Writer’s Studio”
Poetry Reading and Conversation
Tuesday, October 8, 6:00PM
New Haven Free Public Library, 133 Elm Street
NHFPL & Public Humanities at Yale Democracy in Crisis Series
co-sponsored by the Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Contact: nancy.kuhl@yale.edu

A Celebration of the Yale Series of Younger Poets Centenary
Louise Glück, Carl Phillips,Yanyi, Airea Matthews,
Richard Siken, Carolyn Forche and others
Friday, October 11, 2:00 PM Panel Discussion at Linsley-Chittenden Hall, Room TBA
4:00 PM Reading at Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street
Co-sponsored by the Yale University Press, Creative Writing Program of the Department of English, and the Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Contact: sarah.miller@yale.edu

David (Jhave) Johnston, human+ artificial intelligence poetry reading for Beyond Words
Thursday, October 17, 5:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
A special reading in conjunction with the fall exhibition, Beyond Words: Experimental Poetry & the Avant-Garde. 

How I Learned to Write: A Panel on the Craft of Nonfiction in Honor of Fred Strebeigh
Featuring Yale Alumni Authors
Wednesday, October 23, 5:00 PM
Location TBA
Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program of the Department of English
Contact: 203 432-2233

Marilyn Nelson, Poetry Reading
Thursday, October 24, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
 
Reginald Dwayne Betts, Reading & Conversation
Thursday, November 7, 6:00 PM
Branford College Common Room
Francis Visiting Writers Series
Contact: 203 432-2233
 

Jordy Rosenberg in Conversation with Susan Stryker
Wednesday, December  4, 5:00 PM
Location: TBD
Co-sponsored by The Department of English and the Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program
Contact: 203 432-2233:

SPRING 2020

Marilynne Robinson in conversation with Christian Wiman
Thursday, February 20, 5:30 PM
Sudler Hall, 100 Wall Street
Yale Literature & Spirituality Series
Contact: eben.graves@yale.edu

Karen Russell, Fiction Reading
Wednesday, February 26th, 5:00 PM
Location TBA
John Christophe Schlesinger Creative Writers Reading Series 
Department of English
Contact: 203 432-2233

Robert Hass, Poetry Reading
Wednesday, April 1, 5 PM
Location TBA
Annual Foundational Courses Reading of the Department of English
in conjunction with the Schlesinger Visiting Writers Series
Contact: 203 432-2233

Vijay Seshadri, Poetry Reading
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Mark Strand Memorial Reading
Contact: nancy.kuhl@yale.edu

Yale Student Poets, Annual Poetry Reading
TENTETATIVE DATE: Tuesday, April 14, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
co-sponsored by the Creative Writing Program, English Department
Contact: nancy.kuhl@yale.edu