Fall 2022 Creative Writing Reading Series & Events

Welcome, please join us in person or by Zoom!

We have a great list of visiting writers and events this semester.

Here is the link to register to attend Writer’s Harvest benefit for hunger on Nov 21 at 6pm:  Register to attend virtually on Zoom. This, our final event of Fall, is an annual benefit for hunger done in coordination between the creative writing program, Western College, and TOPSS, a local non-profit and pantry. There will be several short readings by local writers and an art auction moderated by Billy Simms.

-Brian Ascalon Roley

You can check out the artwork that you can bid on here: Link to Writer’s Harvest Art Auction Pieces 2022.

Get to know our faculty.

This semester we have a number faculty readings to celebrate their new books.

Jody Bates will be reading from The Strikeout Artist, his new novel about Kafka, which has received high advanced praise. This is Nov. 7 at 6:30, in 001 Alumni Hall.

On Nov. 16th you can get to know two of our newest faculty members, memoir-writer Jen Sammons who teaches creative nonfiction, and Emily Spencer, who will read from their new award-winning poetry collection, East Walnut Hills. This will be at 7:30pm in the Bachelor Hall Reading Room (3rd floor, English Department).