Nov. 5: Tom Sleigh
Tom Sleigh is a poet, dramatist, and essayist, and a Distinguished Professor in the MFA program at Hunter College. His awards include the Kingsley Tufts Award, a Guggenheim grant, two National Endowments for the Arts, and an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Recent work can be found in Poetry, Threepenny Review, the New Yorker, and elsewhere. Please join us for a reading followed by a Q&A. 4 pm.
Nov.16: Alice Sebold
Alice Sebold will be our fall Writer in Residence, made possible through generous support from the Andrea ’79 and Ken Robertson Writers House Innovation Fund. Sebold’s books include the novels, The Lovely Bones and The Almost Moon, and the memoir, Lucky. 4 pm.
Dec. 8: Nathalie Handal
Nathalie Handal is a French-American poet, playwright, translator, critic, and editor. 4 pm.
Mar. 8: Tony Hoagland
Award-winning poet and critic Tony Hoagland will read new work. 4 pm.
April 25: Gregory Pardlo
Gregory Pardlo received the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for his collection, Digest.