NC State Literary Readings Fall 2016
KAITLYN GREENIDGE, Fiction
September 14, 7:30 PM Caldwell Hall Lounge, Caldwell Hall (map)
Author of We Love You, Charlie Freeman, Kaitlyn Greenidge received her MFA from Hunter College, where she studied with Nathan Englander and Peter Carey, and was Colson Whitehead’s writing assistant as part of the Hertog Research Fellowship. Greenidge was the recipient of the Bernard Cohen Short Story Prize. Her work has appeared in the Believer, the Feminist Wire, At Length, Fortnight Journal, Green Mountains Review, Afrobeat Journal, the Tottenville Review and American Short Fiction. Originally from Boston, she now lives in Brooklyn.
STEPHEN DUNN, Poetry
October 20, 7:30 PM Caldwell Hall Lounge, Caldwell Hall (map)
Stephen Dunn, winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, is the author of 16 poetry collections. Since 1974, he has taught at Richard Stockton College of NJ, where he is Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing. He's also been a visiting professor at The University of Washington, NYU, Columbia, and The University of Michigan. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, The Nation, the New Republic, the New Yorker, The Georgia Review and the American Poetry Review.
PERCIVAL EVERETT, Fiction
Reading and the 2016 NC State Fiction Contest Awards
November 16, 7:30 PM Caldwell Hall Lounge, Caldwell Hall (map)
Percival Everett is Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Southern California and the author of nearly 30 books, including Percival Everett by Virgil Russell, Assumption, Erasure, I Am Not Sidney Poitier and Glyph. He is the recipient of the Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, the Believer Book Award, and the 2006 PEN USA Center Award for Fiction. He has fly-fished the west for more than 30 years. He lives in Los Angeles.
Free parking is available in the North Hall Lot (map) for readings in Caldwell Lounge.