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Literary House

Literary House Events

Each year, The Rose O’Neill Literary House offers two themed semesters of programming. Recent themes include “Chicano & Latino Voices” and “Writing for (and about) Young Adults.” In 2015-2016, the Literary House will focus on the subjects of “The Verbal & the Visual” and “Queer Voices.”

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.

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 28th, 2016

  • 4:30pm: Summer Literary Salon #2
    For this second literary salon of Summer 2016, we welcome poets Emilia Phillips & Lesley Wheeler, and local musicians Pam & Bob Ortiz!

July 6th, 2016

  • All Day: Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference
    For the first annual Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference, we welcome Leslie Harrison, Julie Iromuanya, and Julie Marie Wade as our creative writing workshop faculty!
    until July 8
  • 7:00pm: CTYWC Faculty Readings: Harrison & Wade
    During the first annual Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference, there will be two faculty readings that will be free and open to the public. The first of these features Leslie Harrison & Julie Marie Wade.

July 7th, 2016

  • All Day: Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference
    For the first annual Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference, we welcome Leslie Harrison, Julie Iromuanya, and Julie Marie Wade as our creative writing workshop faculty!
    until July 8
  • 7:00pm: CTYWC Faculty Readings: Hall & Iromuanya

    During the first annual Cherry Tree Young Writers’ Conference, there will be two faculty readings that will be free and open to the public. The second of these features James Allen Hall & Julie Iromuanya.