Events

November 10, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Nonsense!

Join us Sundays this fall for playful, informal poetry workshops perfect for beginners, or for writers with some experience looking to try something new. Register for one or more. All workshops... View >

November 4, 2019 - 7:30pm
Longform Presents a Live Podcast: Leslie Jamison

Longform co-founder Max Linsky will speak withnonfiction writer... View >

October 27, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Picture to Page

 

Join us Sundays this fall for playful, informal poetry workshops perfect for beginners, or for writers with some experience looking to try something... View >

October 16, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
FSF Presents: "What Can I Do with an English Degree?" A Career Panel

 

Join Us for Discussion, Q & A, and Free Refreshments!

Wednesday, October 16th 7:00-8:30 pm Cathedral of Learning Rm 501 Email... View >

October 13, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Play, Bucket, & Wish

 

Join us Sundays this fall for playful, informal poetry workshops perfect for beginners, or for writers with some experience looking to try something... View >

October 10, 2019 - 12:15pm to October 12, 2019 - 12:15pm
Steps We Take Troy Hill: Audio Walk & Installation

During three evenings in October, visitors will encounter an installation of sound-activated light fixtures leading up the Rialto Street steps, immersing them in a musical composition... View >

October 10, 2019 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
Jules Gil-Peterson: Histories of the Transgender Child

The pervasive myth still exists that today's transgender children are a brand new generation- pioneers in a field of new obstacles and hurdles. Histories of the Transgendered Child shatters this... View >

October 7, 2019 - 6:00pm
Conversation with Michelle Gil-Montero

 

Award-winning poet Michelle Gil-Montero will discuss her work as a writer, translator, publisher, and... View >

March 9, 2019 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
James Noel Poetry Workshop

Presented by The Department of French and Italian 

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March 6, 2019 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Colloquium: The Literary Construction of Cosmopolitan Identities

This essay begins with a critique of several arguments against the possibility of cosmopolitan thought and practice, and therefore, of a “cosmopolitan identity”.

In the first part, it takes... View >

March 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
"Toward a Global South Aesthetics with Special Reference to Peter Carey's Fiction" Lecture View >
March 4, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Jeanne Marie Laskas: To Obama at City of Asylum

Event with Pitt Professor Jeanne Marie Laskas, author of To Obama: With Love, Joy, Anger, and Hope

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February 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
Gabriel Gudding: "Literature for nonhumans" Reading and Q&A

Gabriel Gudding will read from his recent book Literature for Nonhumans. After the reading, there will be a Q&A and a book signing.

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February 25, 2019 - 6:30pm
Ferguson Voices: A Hands-On Community Writing Workshop

Join poet-artists Saretta Morgan and Bekezela Mguni for a generative writing/creating workshop in conversatino with the exhibit Ferguson Voices: Disrupting the... View >

February 21, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Literature Over Lunch with Cameron Barnett

Cameron Barnett's poetry collection, The Drowning Boy's Guide to Water (winner of the 2017 Rising Writer Contest), explores the complexity of race and the body for a... View >

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