Monthly Archives: September 2011

Writers at Newark 2011-2012 begins: Joyce Carol Oates and Henri Cole read

Joyce Carol Oates and Henri Cole will read at the Multipurpose Room 231 today. The Gallery will be open at 4:30 pm for MFA students to grab coffee/tea and meet the writers, and the reading will start at 5:30 pm. … Continue reading

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Monique Truong (one of our past Writers at Newark visiting authors) reads at Greenlight Bookstore!

Monique Truong (one of our past Writers at Newark visiting authors) reads from her latest novel, Bitter in the Mouth, at Greenlight Bookstore, Brooklyn, on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 7:30 pm. More details here!

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Christa Parravani, RN-MFA alumna, has a baby daughter!

Christa Parravani, RN-MFA alumni, gave birth to a beautiful daughter, Josephine Clementine Swofford! We’re so happy for her and her family, and for Jayne Anne (Josephine’s godmother)!

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Edwin Frank, editor of The New York Review of Books, is here today!

Akhil Sharma hosts the Writers at Newark Special Lecture Series. Edwin Frank, the editor of The New York Review of Books, is our guest today. Meet at 5:30 pm in Hill Hall Room 108!

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Novelist Tayari Jones in the Harvard Gazette!

Our beloved novelist and professor, Tayari Jones, is in the Harvard Gazette. Click here to read about her most recent novel, Silver Sparrow, and find out what she’s working on now!

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We’re having a Coffee Cave student reading tomorrow! First-year students Vincent Toro, Salome Blignaut, and Vincent Czyz will read.

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Rigoberto Gonzalez gets a starred review of Black Blossoms in Publishes Weekly

Click here to read a starred review of Poet and Professor Rigoberto Gonzalez’s Black Blossoms in Publishers Weekly!

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