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Dr. Martin Lammon
Coordinator of
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Campus Box 44, GCSU
Milledgeville, GA 31061
mfa@gcsu.edu

478-445-4581
Department of English and Rhetoric

 

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Visiting Writers 2013-2014

Available at the Milledgeville Campus

ZZ Packer and M Dodson

Each year, the Creative Writing Program at Georgia College hosts the Visiting Writers Series, in which distinguished authors give public readings and work with students. Previous visitors have included Alice Friman, ZZ Packer, Robert Olen Butler, Janet Burroway and many others.

Thursday, Sept. 19th, 7:30 p.m.  Max Noah Recital Hall.

GC Faculty Writer, novelist Miah Arnold, author of Sweet Land of Bigamy

Monday, Sept. 30th, 7:30 p.m.  Max Noah Recital Hall.

Poet Beth Gylys, author of Bodies That Hum, and winner of the Journal Award for Spot in the Dark.

Saturday, Nov. 9th, 2:00 p.m. Georgia Military College Campus.

Novelist Bret Lott, author of Dead Low Tide and Jewel.  Goldstein Center for the Performing Arts. Part of the Georgia Literary Festival. Sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book.

Thursday, January 23rd, 7:30 p.m.  A&S Auditorium.  

National Book Award Nominee, Jayne Anne Phillips, novelist and author of Lark & Termite and Quiet Dell.  Sponsored by Arts Unlimited.

Monday, February 3rd, 7:00 p.m.  Museum Education Room.

Poet and fiction writer David Huddle, author of The Story of a Million Years and Black Snake at the Family Reunion.  A Flannery O’Connor Lecture and Reading.

Thursday, Feb. 20th, 7:30 p.m.  Max Noah Recital Hall.

Essayist Ashley Butler, author of Dear Sound of Footsteps.

Friday and Saturday Performances.  March 28-29, 8:00 p.m.  Max Noah Recital Hall. 

Arts & Letters Prize for Drama: winner Catherine Rush’s one act play, The Sum of Me. Sponsored by the Georgia College Department of Theatre.

For more information, contact the MFA program at mfa@gcsu.edu, or 478-445-3509

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