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Featured events from our world-renowned Creative Writing Program, including readings and lectures from Stegner and Jones fellows, and guest speakers. 

Past Events

February
12
Date
Wed February 12th 2014, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford

An acknowledged master of the short story, Richard Bausch has written 11 novels and eight collections of short fiction.

February
4
Date
Tue February 4th 2014, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Cemex Auditorium, Zambrano Hall/North Building, Knight Management Center

Louise Glück is one of America’s finest contemporary poets. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Glück is a former Poet Laureate of the United States and the author of a dozen widely acclaimed books.

January
22
Date
Wed January 22nd 2014, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460)

Maria Hummel is the author of the poetry collection House and Fire, winner of the 2013 APR/Honickman First Book Prize, and two novels: Motherland (Counterpoint,…

January
14
Date
Tue January 14th 2014, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460)

Anthony Marra is the winner of a Whiting Award, a Pushcart Prize, The Atlantic‘s Student Writing Contest, and the Narrative Prize, and his work has been anthologized in…

November
18
Date
Mon November 18th 2013, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Cemex Auditorium, Zambrano Hall, Knight Management Center

A reading by Colm Tóibín, Part of the Lane Lecture Series

October
16
Date
Wed October 16th 2013, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460), Stanford campus

Tom Barbash is the author of the short story collection, "Stay Up With Me," published this Fall by Ecco/Harper Collins.