John Casteen will return to campus for a poetry reading on Dec. 2, along with Charlottesville writers Andrew Martin and Laura Eve Engel. The event takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the Browsing Room in Mary Helen Cochran Library and is free and open to the public.
Sweet Briar College’s creative writing department will host a Student Open Mic Night from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, in the Robertson Lounge in the Fitness and Athletics Center. The event includes refreshments and is free and open to the public.
Seth Clabough wasn’t thrilled when he realized the hero of his novel was completely obsessed with quantum physics. It meant he had to do a bunch of research.
Sweet Briar students and other fans of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Jane Smiley glimpsed the spirit of a writer yesterday evening in the College’s Memorial Chapel — along with sneak previews of not one but two of her forthcoming novels.
Martha Woodroof will be on campus Oct. 9 for a reading and book signing — one of a dozen upcoming events that include lectures, musical performances, arts shows, a 19th-century cooking demonstration, and the ever-popular annual Cardboard Boat Regatta brought to you by the students of ENG 110 — Designing Our World.
The author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “A Thousand Acres” will appear at Sweet Briar College at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, in Memorial Chapel.