Literary House Events
Each year, The Rose O’Neill Literary House offers two themed semesters of programming. Recent themes include “The Verbal & the Visual” and “Queer Voices.” In 2019-2020, the Literary House will host readings and talks by guests Rebecca Makkai, R. Eric Thomas, Monica Ferrell, Kate Bernheimer, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Jonathan Segal and Paul Hendrickson, and Kathryn Nuernberger, and the theme for the spring semester of programming is “Writers as Editors.”
The Literary House also partners with the English Department and the Sophie Kerr Committee to host the Sophie Kerr Lecture Series, which includes visits by poets, fiction and nonfiction writers, scholars, and imaginative thinkers from across disciplines.
April 2nd, 2020
CANCELED - Writers as Editors Series Presents Paul Hendrickson and Jonathan Segal
Enjoy a reading by Paul Hendrickson and Jonathan Segal!
April 14th, 2020
CANCELED - Literary House Series: Creative Nonfiction Writer Kathryn Nuernberger, 2020 Mary Wood Fellow—A Creative Nonfiction Reading
Enjoy a reading by 2020 Mary Wood Fellow Kathryn Nuernberger!
April 15th, 2020
CANCELED - Creative Nonfiction Writer Kathryn Nuernberger, 2020 Mary Wood Fellow—A Craft Talk
Enjoy a craft talk with 2020 Mary Wood Fellow Kathryn Nuernberger!
April 21st, 2020
MOVED ONLINE - 2020 Senior Reading
Enjoy the graduating senior writers read from their original pieces!
May 15th, 2020
Sophie Kerr Prize Event
Announcing the winner of the Sophie Kerr Prize!