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Melissa Range Reading

Oct. 16, 2019—Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Melissa Range is the author of Scriptorium, a winner of the 2015 National Poetry Series (Beacon Press, 2016), and Horse and Rider (Texas Tech University Press, 2010). She is the recipient of awards and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rona Jaffe Foundation, the...

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Chad Abushanab Reading

Sep. 25, 2019—Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Chad Abushanab  is the winner of the 2018 Donald Justice Poetry Prize. His debut poetry collection, The Last Visit, was published by Autumn House Press in March 2019. His poems have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The Believer, Best New Poets, Birmingham Poetry Review, Ecotone, Southern Poetry Review, Measure: A...

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Martha Serpas Reading CANCELED

Sep. 25, 2019—*We regret to announce that this visit has been canceled. Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Martha Serpas is the author of three collections of poetry, The Diener (LSU); The Dirty Side of the Storm (Norton); and Côte Blanche (New Issues). Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Nation, Southwest Review, and Image: A Journal of...

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Charles D’Ambrosio Reading

Sep. 25, 2019—Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Charles D’Ambrosio is the author of two books of fiction, The Point and Other Stories and The Dead Fish Museum, and two collections of essays, Orphans, and Loitering: New & Collected Essays. Many of his stories originally appeared in The New Yorker, and he...

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Save the Dates: Readings in the 2019 to 2020 Academic Year

Jun. 19, 2018—All readings at 7pm unless otherwise noted. Fall readings will be held in Buttrick Hall, Room 101 Sign up for the mailing list for the most up-to-date information.

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