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Daisy Hernández Reading

Nov. 1, 2019—Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Daisy Hernández is the author of the award-winning memoir A Cup of Water Under My Bed and coeditor of Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today’s Feminism. The former editor of ColorLines magazine, she has reported for The Atlantic, The New York Times, and Slate, and she has written for...

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Lysley Tenorio Reading

Nov. 1, 2019—Vanderbilt Creative Writing Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series Lysley Tenorio is the author of the story collection Monstress, named a book of the year by the San Francisco Chronicle. He is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, a Whiting Award, a Stegner fellowship, and the Rome Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, as well as residencies from...

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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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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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