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Alternate Americas at Reading with Kaitlyn Greenidge, David Means

Alternate Americas at Reading with Kaitlyn Greenidge, David Means

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Books, TOP STORIES

As much as the phrase "in today's political climate" has become as tired as a marathon runner after a race, there's something to be said for how crystal-clear a lens the alternate-reality novels of Kaitlyn Greenidge and David Means seemed to provide during their reading at the NYU Creative Writers' House last week.

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Anne Carson: Icon of Intellect

Anne Carson: Icon of Intellect

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
February 6, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Books

Anne Carson's reading at the Lillian Vernon Creative Writers' House last week affirmed the writer's position as one of the best authors to combine a sense of humor with translating ancient texts.

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Terrance Hayes Opens Fall Reading Series

Terrance Hayes Opens Fall Reading Series

Arimeta Diop, Contributing Writer
September 12, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Books

Distinguished Poet-in-Residence Terrance Hayes enraptured audience at his poetry reading this past week at Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House.

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Headless Society talks poetry

Headless Society talks poetry

Patrick Pauley, Staff Writer
December 3, 2015
Filed under FEATURES

A creative writing club at NYU, The Headless Society will publish "The Guillotine," a collection of writings, on Dec. 11.

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Lauded memoirist reads work

Lauded memoirist reads work

Tejas Sawant, Contributing Writer
September 8, 2014
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Fall 2014 Reading Series kicked off on Sept. 5 at the Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House with a reading by Brando Skyhorse

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Writers, publishing professionals provide glimpse into industry

Writers, publishing professionals provide glimpse into industry

Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor
April 8, 2014
Filed under NEWS

The NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute hosted a panel about writing on April 7 to give students a glimpse into the publishing industry. Organized with the Wasserman Center for Career Development and the Creative Writing Program, “All About Books” featured four industry professional...

What’s in your bag: LS professor Tamuira Reid

What’s in your bag: LS professor Tamuira Reid

November 11, 2013
Filed under FEATURES

If one were on the same subway car as Liberal Studies professor of writing Tamuira Reid, he or she might notice the screenwriter scribbling the internal thoughts of her movie characters on scraps of paper. The LS Writing I, II and Creative Writing professor and single mother juggles her love of wri...

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