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Vanderbilt Creative Writing at AWP ’18

Posted by on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in News.

Several faculty, students, and alumni of our Creative Writing MFA program will be speaking on panels or reading from their work at the annual Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference in Tampa, Florida this year. Here’s what’s on our calendar:

WEDNESDAY (3/7):

MFA Students: Vanderbilt/UTK Joint AWP Reading

8:00 pm @ The Refinery, 5910 North Florida Ave

 

Anders Carlson-Wee ‘15: Diode Editions 11th Anniversary Reading

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm @ The Vault, 611 N Franklin St.

 

THURSDAY (3/8):

Lorraine Lopez: That Ticking Clock: The Handling of Time in Fiction, Poetry, & Nonfiction

10:30 am – 11:45 am @ Florida Salon 1, 2, & 3, Marriott Waterside, Second Floor

 

Joy Castro:  Memoir as an Agent of Social Change

12 pm – 1:15 pm @ Room 24, 1st Floor Convention Center

 

Anders Carlson-Wee ‘15: Dynamite signing

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm @ Bull City Press Bookfair Table 708

 

Mark Jarman & Kate Daniels: Memorial Reading for Michelle Boisseau

1:30pm – 2:45pm @ Virginia Barber Middleton Stage, Sponsored by USC, Exhibit Hall, Tampa Convention Center, Third Floor

 

Kate Daniels: BEI: About Place Reading

4:00 pm – 6:30 pm @ The Attic Cafe, 500 E. Kennedy Blvd, Suite 400

Nashville Review/Grist Reading: Grist: A Journal of the Literary Arts, Nashville Review, and Zone 3 Journal & Press Reading

4:30 – 6:30 pm @ Gaspar’s Grotto, 1805 East Seventh Avenue

FRIDAY (3/9):

Joy Castro:  Workshops that Work, Workshops that Matter

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm @ Florida Salon 1, 2, & 3, Marriott Waterside, 2nd floor

 

Matt Baker ‘12: Signing Hybrid Creatures for LSU Press

3:30pm – 4:30 pm @ Media Fair

 

SATURDAY (3/10)

Kate Daniels: Writing Bad Ass and Nasty Women.

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm @ Ballroom D, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor

 

Lorraine Lopez: Eudora Welty Writers Symposium

3:00 pm – 4:15 pm @ Room 14, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor

 

Tiana Clark ‘17 & Kendra Decolo ‘11: Smells like Teen Spirit: Writing Pop Music as Resistance in Poetry.

4:30 pm – 5:45 pm @ Room 23, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor

 

Carlina Duan: Black Warrior Review Reading

7:00 pm @ Drink Indigo, 514 N. Franklin St

 

 

 

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