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2018 MFA Summer Residency Reading Schedule (Tentative)

All events are open to the public and free of charge


Thursday, July 5

7:00-8:30         Reception in Falany Performing Arts Center                   

                        Reading in Flint Hall at Falany Performing Arts Center: Pulitzer Prize-winnig poet, Stephen Dunn

                        After Party

Friday, July 6

7:00-8:30          Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                         Reading by Beth Gylys

                         After Party

Saturday, July 7

7:00-8:30         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading by Megan Volpert

                        Reading by Kodac Harrison

                        After Party

Sunday, July 8

7:00-8:30         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading by Jericho Brown

                        After Party

Monday, July 9

7:00-8:30         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                       Reading by MFA Faculty

                       After Party

Tuesday, July 10

7:30-9:00         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading by Sharon Strange

                        After Party

     

Wednesday, July 11

 

7:30-9:00         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading by Josh Russell

                        After Party

Thursday, July 12 (Southern Women Fiction Writers Consortium/Open to the Public) (Day 1)

Schedule TBD

  

10:15-11:00     Lecture: Amy McGee on Sharon McCrumb

12:30-1:30       Lecture: Soniah Kamal on Southern Women Influences

1:30-2:30         Lecture: Bruce Gentry on Flannery O'Connor

3:00-4:00         Lecture: Dr. Joy Farmer on Harper Lee

7:00-8:30         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading: Alice Friman

                                      Pam Durban

                        After Party

Friday, July 13 (Southern Women Fiction Writers Consortium/Open to the Public) (Day 2)

Schedule TBD

9:00-10:00       Lecture: Pearl McHaney on Caroline Miller

10:00-11:00     Lecture: Tom McHaney on Ellen Douglas

1:00-2:00         Lecture: Ryan Wilson on Mary Hood

2:00-3:00         Lecture: Valerie Boyd on Alice Walker and Zora Hurston Neal

7:00-8:30         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Readings: Ryan Wilson

                        After Party

                                     

Saturday, July 14

GRADUATION

7:00-9:00         Reception in Bannister Glasshouse

                        Reading: 2018 Faculty CHoince Award in Excellence

                        Readings: Janisse Ray

                        After Party Graduation Celebration


For information about program specifics,
please contact:

William Walsh
Program Director
BJW@reinhardt.edu

For admissions information, please contact:
Office of Professional Studies and Graduate Admissions
770-720-9191
gradadmissions@reinhardt.edu