Winter 2019 Residency Schedule

Daily Classes

Student workshops in various genres will take place from 11:15AM-1:15 daily


Meet the Visiting Writers + Low-Res Mentors

Distinguished Guest Bios

Low-Res Mentor Bio


Residency Sessions
Sessions I, II, + Evening Readings
Free and Open to Public

Session I  
10AM-11AM
BAC 337
Session II
2:30-3:30PM
BAC 102
Exams / Other 3:30-5:15
(Students Only) 

Evening Reading 5:30-6:30PM

Shriver Center Campus Store

Saturday
1/12
Opening Reception Matt Weinkam
Literary Community
Reading Exams Jacquelyn Mitchard
+ Hoa Nguyen
Sunday
1/13
Jacquelyn Mitchard
"Do the Twist: Incorporating the Unexpected into Your Fiction (and Nonfiction)"
Charles Finch
"Criticism in the Ceaseless Age"
Reading Exams / Rec Center Tour Charles Finch
Monday
1/14
Hugh Sheehy
"Back In Style (Again): Some Thoughts On Donald Barthelme's 'Not-Knowing'."
Writing Prompt Monday + CAB trip Reception 3:30-4PM
Final Project Reading (begins 4PM)
Final Project Reading
Tuesday
1/15
Cathy Wagner
"Writing Unsettlement: What's Your Address?"
Mark Dahlquist-Library Resources Overview Reading from Monday Prompts / 
Reading Exams 
Cathy Wagner + Alissa Nutting
Wednesday 1/16 Sleep-In Wednesday Alissa Nutting
"A Funny Way of Being Serious: Conveying Pain"
Reading Exams / Zine Workshop-Alumni Hall Open Mic (5:30-7PM)
Thursday
1/17
Tyrone Williams "Reviewing Reviewing: Notes Toward A Practice" Laura Van Prooyen
"On Nostalgia"
Reading Exams / McGuffey Museum Tour Laura Van Prooyen + TaraShea Nesbit
Friday
1/18
TaraShea Nesbit
"World-Building"
Hoa Nguyen
"All This Everyday"
Reading Exams / Oxford Community Arts Center Jim Heynen + Hugh Sheehy
Saturday
1/19
Jim Heynen
"Finding Light in Your Shadow"
NOTE: begins at 11AM