We are one of the cultural hubs of the campus. We offer literary programming across disciplines, spaces to study and to hold class, professional mentorship and guidance for students, and training in new and antique printing technologies. Our job is to help students grow as artists and to envision the lives they can have as writers, editors, and publishers, once they graduate from Washington College.
July 26th, 2016
Summer Literary Salon #3
For this final literary salon of Summer 2016, we welcome poet Sarah Blake, fiction-writer Katey Schultz, and local musicians Beth McDonald & Joe Holt!
August 26th, 2016
Literary House Orientation Open House and Print Shop Demo
We welcome the class of 2020!
September 7th, 2016
Sophie Kerr Lecture Series: First-Year Book Event with Idra Novey
Idra Novey visits Washington College to engage with students on her book, Ways to Dissapear, which is the 2016 First-Year Book.
September 18th, 2016
Sophie Kerr Lecture Series: The Two Gentlemen of Verona--American Shakespeare Center
The American Shakespeare Center visits Washington College to perform Shakespeare’s classic play The Two Gentlemen of Verona!
September 29th, 2016
Living Writers: A Reading by Jericho Brown
For the first part of our Living Writers series, we welcome poet Jericho Brown!