The University of Chicago Committee on Creative Writing has been proud to host readings and lectures by writers including Daniel Alarcón, Charles D'Ambrosio, Lydia Davis, Karen Russell, Zadie Smith, Nick Laird, Scott Wolven, Elif Shafak, Denis Johnson, Dawn Turner Trice, Neil Gaiman, Danny Hoch, Darcy Frey, Alan Burdick, Ben Doyle, Eula Biss, Sam White, Michael Earl Craig, and Steve Yarbrough. See archive for more details

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Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
January 24, 2017
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801Poetry Reading with Jane Gregory
Jane Gregory is from Tucson, Arizona and lives in Berkeley, California. Her first book, My Enemies, was published in 2013 and her second, [Yeah No], is forthcoming in 2018, both from The Song Cave. ...
January 31, 2017
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801Poetry Reading by Aditi Machado
Aditi Machado is the author of the book Some Beheadings (Nightboat, forthcoming) and two chapbooks: Route: Marienbad (Further Other Book Works, 2016) and The Robing of the Bride (Dzanc, 2013). Her tra...