MFA Faculty Reading Series Starts June 15, 2018
June 15-22, 2018
The Pacific University Master of Fine Arts in Writing program will once again host readings by some of the world's finest contemporary writers during its 10-day residency on the Pacific University campus in Forest Grove.
Free and open to the public, the evening readings begin at 7:30 p.m. and take place from Friday, June 15, through Friday, June 22, in the Taylor-Meade Performing Arts Center, located on campus, at the corner of Pacific Avenue and Cedar Street.
This event is a rare opportunity to hear master writers read on successive evenings. Featured authors include poet Marvin Bell, recipient of an American Academy of Arts & Letters Award in Literature, and fiction writer Chris Abani, recipient of the PEN Hemingway Book Prize and a Guggenheim Award.
Evening Reading Schedule
|Friday, June 15||Cate Kennedy, Scott Korb & Joseph Millar|
|Saturday, June 16||Chris Abani, Ellen Bass & Kellie Wells|
|Sunday, June 17||Sanjiv Bhattacharya, Pete Fromm & David Long|
|Monday, June 18||Molly Gloss, Mike Magnuson & Matthew Shenoda|
|Tuesday, June 19||No Public Reading|
|Wednesday, June 20||Marvin Bell, Judy Blunt & Frank Gaspar|
|Thursday, June 21||Debra Gwartney, John McNally & Mary Helen Stefaniak|
|Friday, June 22||Claire Davis, Laura Hendrie & Dorianne Laux|