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.
October 21st, 2016
Find Your Subject & Voice: A Workshop for Writers of Fiction & Memoir with Laura Oliver
We welcome Laura Oliver back to her alma mater to lead a dynamic writing workshop.
Fall Movie Night: The Silence of the Lambs
Literary films, popcorn, and snacks—what could be better? Come enjoy films picked by students and Lit House staff. Be sure to stay afterward for a rousing discussion of the evening’s movie.
October 27th, 2016
Living Writers: A Reading by Cathy Linh Che
For the third part of our Living Writers series, we welcome Cathy Linh Che!
November 3rd, 2016
Sophie Kerr Lecture Series: Pym, Prometheus, and the Marinere: Anachronizing Edgar Allan Poe--A Lecture by Professor Richard C. De Prospo
A lecture on Edgar Allan Poe by Professor Richard De Prospo.
November 9th, 2016
Still Life with Poem at the Arts Club of Washington!
The Literary House Press will be holding a second book launch event for Still Life with Poem in Washington, DC.