Tom Lutz, Writers Week director
Writers Week is the longest-running, free literary event in California and features the most renowned authors of our day alongside those at the start of promising careers.
February 12-17, 2018
• Monday-Friday in CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South – Screening Room, 1128
• Saturday in the University Theatre, HUMN 400
Free and open to the public.
Learn more: UCR Today article by Tess Eyrich
Writers include: Maxine Hong Kingston, LA Review of Books/UCR Creative Writing Lifetime Achievement Award
Hadara Bar-Nadav • Sherwin Bitsui • Chris Buckley • Micah Chatterton • Charmaine Craig • Nanette Deetz • Josh Emmons • Janet Fitch • Tee Franklin • Roxane Gay • Myriam Gurba • John Jennings • Krys Lee • James Luna • Marco Maisto • Gina Nahai • Tess Taylor • Justin Torres • Vickie Vertiz
FEB 12 Monday
2:30 P.M. Tess Taylor
4:00 P.M. Hadara Bar-Nadav
FEB 13 Tuesday
3:30 P.M. Chris Buckley
5:00 P.M. Micah Chatterton & Marco Maisto
6:30 P.M. Krys Lee
FEB 14 Wednesday
1:00 P.M. James Luna & Nanette Deetz
2:30 P.M. Josh Emmons
4:00 P.M. Gina Nahai
5:30 P.M. Vickie Vertiz
FEB 15 Thursday
1:00 P.M. Justin Torres
2:30 P.M. Sherwin Bitsui
5:00 P.M. Janet Fitch
Steven Minot Lecturer
7:00 P.M. Charmaine Craig
FEB 16 Friday
11:00 A.M Tee Franklin
1:00 P.M. John Jennings
2:30 P.M. Myriam Gurba
7:00 P.M. Maxine Hong Kingston
LA Review of Books/UCR Creative Writing Lifetime Achievement Award
FEB 17 Saturday - University Theatre
7:00 P.M. Roxane Gay
Parking: Complimentary permits available at the Kiosk.
Information: (951) 827-3245 firstname.lastname@example.org www.creativewriting.ucr.edu
Works by Writers Week authors will be available at the UCR Bookstore and at Cellar Door Books in Canyon Crest Towne Center.
Writers Week 2018 is made possible by support from African Student Programs, LGBT Resource Center, The Well, Women's Resource Center, Office of the Chancellor, Inlandia Institute, Department of Creative Writing Reading Series, Department of Ethnic Studies, California Center for Native Nations, Department of English, Los Angeles Review of Books, and Poets & Writers, Inc., through a grant it received from the James Irvine Foundation.
Photo: Maxine Hong Kingston, by Michael Lionstar
Friday, February 16 at 11:00am to 8:00pm
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