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 2018-2019, the Literary House will host readings by guests Erika L. Sánchez, Lucy Corin, Edward P. Jones, Lidia Yuknavitch, and Rion Amilcar Scott.
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.
November 28th, 2018
2018 First-Year Reading!
Come hear Washington College first-year writers read from their original work.
December 7th, 2018
Fall Movie Night: Bright Star
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.
January 29th, 2019
So You Want to Submit a Sophie Kerr Prize Portfolio?—An Informational Session
Thinking about submitting? Then this info session is a must!
February 5th, 2019
Living Writers: A Reading by Lucy Corin
Come enjoy a reading by NEA fellow Lucy Corin!
February 11th, 2019
A Tea & Talk with Dr. Andrew Oros
Come listen to Dr. Oros, a specialist on international politics.