Terrance Hayes Poetry Reading: 10/15/19

As part of the Creative Writing Program’s Visiting Writers’ Series, Terrance Hayes will be reading this Tuesday, at 5pm, in the Robinson Room of Miller Library. Terrance Hayes is the author of six books of poetry, including American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassins (2018), a finalist for the 2018 National Book Award in...

Two Cent Talks – Colin Cheney & Jefferson Navicky: 10/10/19

Two Cent Talks is a Waterville reading series dedicated to promoting the literary arts in Maine. Colin Cheney is the author of Here Be Monsters, a National Poetry Series selection. His work has appeared in AGNI, American Poetry Review,Gettysburg Review, The Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and Poetry. He has received a Pushcart Prize and a Ruth...

Two Cent Talks: Mira Ptacin and Gibson Fay-LeBlanc: April 11, 2019

Mira Ptacin is a Maine-based creative nonfiction and children’s book author (and New York Times bestselling ghostwriter). She’s the author if the award-winning memoir Poor Your Soul and the forthcoming book The In-Betweens. Her work frequently appears in Lenny Letter, Guernica, Tin House, Vice, New York Magazine, Poets & Writers, Slice, and more.   Gibson Fay-LeBlanc is a...

Visiting Writers Series, Chris Castellani: April 1, 2019

Chris Castellani is the author of, most recently, the novel Leading Men, and three earlier novels, All This Talk of Love (2013), A Kiss from Maddalena (2003), and The Saint of Lost Things (2005). He has received Fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the MacDowell Colony, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. His book of essays on point of view fiction, The Art...

Information Table in the Spa: March 12, 2019

Join English faculty and students at our table in the Spa from noon to 1:30. Learn more about the English major from faculty and students while enjoying free candy and button making.