Summer Readings

2019 MFA Summer Residency Reading Schedule

All events are open to the public and free of charge

SUMMER WRITERS CONFERENCE

Alumni and Community Members sign up for our 3 day or 2 week conference, June 17 - 30, 2019

Thursday, June 20

7:00-8:30

Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Readings by:

  • John Williams
  • Anne Corbitt
  • Ray Atkins

 

Friday, June 21

7:00-8:30

Reception in Falany Performing Arts Center followed by an After Party
Readings in Flint Hall at Falany Performing Arts Center:

  • Robert Olmstead
  • Denise Duhamel

 

Saturday, June 22

7:00-8:30
Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Reading by:

  • Earl Braggs

 

Sunday, June 23

7:00-8:30
Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Reading by:

  • Megan Sexton

 

Monday, June 24

7:00-8:30
Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Reading by:

  • Mary Anna Bryan

 

Tuesday, June 25

7:30-9:00
Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Readings by:

  • Gray Stewart
  • Valerie Boyd

 

Wednesday, June 26

No Scheduled Reading

 

Thursday, June 27 (Consortium: Writing from a Global Place) Reception in Hill Freeman Library

  • 8:30-9:30    Soniah Kamal: Pakistan
  • 9:30-10:30   Dr. Rob Merritt: Ireland
  • 10:30-11:30   Dr. Tanya Caldwell: New Zealand and Janet Frame
  • 12:00-1:30    Dr. John Burrison:  Southern Folk Culture
  • 2:00-3:00    Dr. Eustace Palmer: Africa

Evening Presentations followed by an After Party, 7:00-9:00

  • Craig Amason: The Life of Lillian Smith
  • Dr. Eustace Palmer, fiction reading

 

Friday, June 28 

Reception in Hill Freeman Library followed by an After Party
Reading by:

  • Rob Merritt

 

Saturday, June 29

COMMENCEMENT (doors open at 4:30 p.m.)

  • 12:00-1:30
    Craft Lecture by George Singleton

5:00-7:00

  • Reception in Falany Performing Arts Center
  • 2018 Driscoll Awards
  • 2018 Faculty Choice Award in Excellence
  • Reading: George Singleton

After Party Graduation Celebration

For information about the MFA program, 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

 

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