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WRITERS BLOCK CAN MAKE A MESS OF YOUR DESK
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THE NEXT MFA SEMESTER BEGINS WITH A RESIDENCY ON CAMPUS IN FOREST GROVE, OREGON, FROM JUNE 20-30, 2013
MFA IN WRITING ANNUAL READING SERIES ON FOREST GROVE CAMPUS
The Pacific University Master of Fine Arts in Writing program will once again host readings by its faculty during the 10-day residency on the Forest Grove campus. Free and open to the public, the evening readings take place at 7:30 p.m. from Friday, June 21, through Friday, June 28, in the Taylor-Meade Performing Arts Center which is also the location for the day readings. Taylor-Meade is located on campus at the corner of Pacific Avenue and Cedar Street in Forest Grove.
This event is a rare opportunity to hear some of the best writers of contemporary American literature read on successive evenings. Featured authors include Bonnie Jo Campbell, a National Book Award finalist; and poet Kwame Dawes, Emmy Award winner and Guggenheim Fellow.
EVENING READING SCHEDULE – 7:30 p.m.
6/21 Kwame Dawes, Mary Helen Stefaniak & Kellie Wells
6/22 Jack Driscoll, Pam Houston & David St. John
6/23 Ellen Bass, Craig Lesley & David Long
6/24 Mike Magnuson, Joseph Millar & Christine Sneed
6/26 Marvin Bell, Bonnie Jo Campbell & Scott Korb
6/27 Sandra Alcosser, Carolyn Coman & Claire Davis
6/28 Debra Gwartney, Anna Journey & Dorianne Laux
DAYTIME READING SCHEDULE – 1:30 p.m.
6/25 Frank Gaspar & Laura Pritchett
6/28 Steve Amick & Laura Hendrie