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, and once they graduate from Washington College.
October 6th, 2015
Worth Our Breath: A Literary House Press Book Launch with James Magruder
Join us for a fiction reading and book signing as the Literary House Press releases a special, limited-edition letterpress chapbook, Worth Our Breath, by James Magruder, including original illustrations by local artist Stuart Cawley.
October 12th, 2015
A Reading by Roy Kesey
This event is sponsored by the Sophie Kerr Committee and the Rose O’Neill Literary House. Roy Kesey is the 2015 Sophie Kerr / Rose O’Neill Literary House Writer-in-Residence.
October 19th, 2015
The Bullies of Wall Street: A Reading by Sheila Bair, President of Washington College
This event is sponsored by the Sophie Kerr Committee & the Rose O’Neill Literary House.
October 20th, 2015
The Verbal & the Visual: An Evening of Book Design with Jeff Clark
UPDATE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been CANCELLED.
This event is the second in our series on “The Verbal & the Visual.”
November 3rd, 2015
The Verbal & the Visual: An Evening of Poetry & Art with Matthea Harvey
This is the final event in our series on “The Verbal & the Visual.”