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PACIFIC UNIVERSITY MASTER OF FINE ARTS IN WRITING PROGRAM PRESENTS ANNUAL READING SERIES IN SEASIDE, OREGON

JANUARY 9-16, 2015

The Pacific University Master of Fine Arts in Writing program will once again host readings by some of America’s finest writers during its 10-day residency in Seaside. Free and open to the public, the evening readings begin at 7:30 p.m. and take place from Friday, Jan. 9, through Friday, Jan. 16, at the Best Western Ocean View Resort, located at 414 N. Promenade in Seaside, OR 97138. 

This event is a rare opportunity to hear some of the best writers of contemporary American literature read on successive evenings. Featured authors include poet Marvin Bell, recipient of an American Academy of Arts & Letters Award in Literature; and fiction writer Pam Houston, winner of the Western States Book Award.

EVENING READING SCHEDULE
1/9       Pete Fromm, Joseph Millar & Mary Helen Stefaniak 
1/10     Ellen Bass, Claire Davis & Vievee Francis
1/11     Sandra Alcosser, Craig Lesley & John McNally
1/12     Steve Amick, Eduardo Corral & Mike Magnuson
1/13     Frank Gaspar, Scott Korb & Valerie Laken
1/14     Marvin Bell, Carolyn Coman & David Long
1/15     Kwame Dawes, Pam Houston & Porter Shreve
1/16     Jack Driscoll & Debra Gwartney