2014 Archive


Hunter College's 4th Annual Writers' Conference

6/7/2014 — all-day event
Hunter College
$225

Bryant Park Reading Room Word for Word Poetry Series: "An Evening of CUNY Poets"

5/20/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Bryant Park
Free

42nd Annual CCNY Spring Poetry Festival

5/9/2014 — all-day event
City College
Free

Turnstyle Reading Series (CUNY MFA faculty and students)

5/8/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Distinguished Writers Series: Michael Collier

5/6/2014 — 7:30 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Best-Selling Author Series: Molly Haskell

5/6/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

The Museum of Extraordinary Things

5/6/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Macaulay Author Series: Mona Simpson and Michelle Huneven (with Dan Jones)

5/5/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Macaulay Honors College
Free

Narrating (in) Community Colleges Conference

5/2/2014 — All Day
Graduate Center
Free

MFA Reading Series: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Richard Russo will read from his work.

4/30/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Brooklyn College
Free

Poetry Slam and Open Mic

4/28/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Queens College
Free

Transitions and Transactions II: Literature and Creative Writing Pedagogies in Community Colleges

4/25 - 4/27/2014
Borough of Manhattan Community College
$100 full-time faculty; $50 part-time faculty; $25 graduate students

William S. Burroughs Centennial Conference

4/25/2014 — All Day
Graduate Center
Free

Best-Selling Author Series: J.D. McClatchy

4/24/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Turnstyle Reading Series (CUNY MFA faculty and students)

4/9/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Macaulay Author Series: Amanda Vaill (with Joseph Kanon)

4/8/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Macaulay Honors College
Free

Queens College Evening Readings: Derek Walcott (with Leonard Lopate)

4/8/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Queens College
$20 (free with CUNY student ID)

Distinguished Writers Series: Claire Messud

4/8/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

An Evening with Maxine Hong Kingston

4/8/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
City College
Free

Lost & Found Series IV Launch

4/3/2014 — 4:00 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

The Sixth Annual NYC/CUNY Chapfest

4/3/2014 — all day
Graduate Center
Free

D.T. Max interviews Adam Begley, author of Updike, a biography of John Updike.

4/1/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Poetry Reading and Discussion: "Where are you going, Where have you been?"

4/1/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
City College
Free

Ilan Stavans on Isaac Bashevis Singer's Life and Work

4/1/2014 — 2:30 p.m.
Brooklyn College
Free

No Writer is an Island: Hawai'i Writing Is More than Regional

3/28/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
AAARI
Free

The Twelfth National Black Writers Conference: Reconstructing the Master Narrative

3/27 - 3/30/2014
Medgar Evers College
$80 4 days - general; $45 4 days - students/seniors/faculty; Free - MEC students with valid ID

A Reading & Conversation with Brenda Shaughnessy, Harman Writer-in-Residence

3/25/2014 — 5:45 p.m.
Baruch College
Free

Amiri Baraka and Edward Dorn: The Collected Letters (with Claudia Moreno Parsons )

3/24/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Macaulay Author Series: Patricial Cohen (with Carl Hoffman)

3/18/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Macaulay Honors College
Free

Baruch College Welcomes Author Joy Ladin: Discussion, Reading, and Book Signing

3/17/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Baruch College
Free

Turnstyle Reading Series (CUNY MFA faculty and students)

3/11/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

A Question of Africa (with Maaza Mengiste and Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon)

3/10/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Birthplace with Buried Stones (with Meena Alexander, Nell Irvin Painter, Rajeswari Sunder Rajan, and CUNY faculty and students )

3/5/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

“Fear, Freedom: Dark Past, Brighter Future,” A Conversation With Richard Sachs

3/4/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Baruch College
Free

Best-Selling Author Series: Patricia Volk

3/4/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Queens College Evening Readings: Claire Messud (with Leonard Lopate)

3/4/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Queens College
$20 (free with CUNY student ID)

"Art & Craft: Teaching Writing" (with Andre Aciman, Colum McCann & William P. Kelly)

3/4/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free (reservations required)

A Question of Africa (with Keith Obadike, Mendi Obadike, and Greg Tate)

2/26/2014 — 6:00 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

A Conversation with Leonardo Padura (in Spanish)

2/26/2014 — 12:15 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Distinguished Writers Series: A.M. Homes

2/25/2014 — 7:30 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Queens College Evening Readings: E.L. Doctorow (with Leonard Lopate)

2/25/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Queens College
$20 (free with CUNY student ID)

Distinguished Writers Series: Dani Shapiro

2/18/2014 — 7:30 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Turnstyle Reading Series (CUNY MFA faculty and students)

2/10/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Distinguished Writers Series: Tracy K. Smith

2/6/2014 — 7:30 p.m.
Hunter College
Free

Bill Cosby and Frank Savage "New Books"

2/6/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
York College
Free

Literary Legacy: Lynn Emanuel and Terrance Hayes

2/5/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Queens College
Free

Academics Writing Fiction: Ruth Behar and Paul Stoller in Conversation

2/5/2014 — 6:30 p.m.
Graduate Center
Free

Best-Selling Author Series: Patrick McGrath

2/3/2014 — 7:00 p.m.
Hunter College
Free