ach semester, the Department of English and Mass Communications sponsors poets, novelists, prose writers, or creative non-fiction authors to visit campus and present readings of their latest works. Past writers presented in the series have included Scott Hightower, John Gery, Richard Katrovas, Diane Vance, and Laurel Black. The readings are announced at the beginning of each semester and are free and open to the public
Announcing the 2014/2015 Wilson College Writers Series Events!
Thursday, October 2: A reading of work in honor of Alice MacKenzie Swaim ‘32
Thursday, November 13: Sharon Erby, author of the short-story collection Parallel (Harvard Square Editions, 2014)
Thursday, March 5: Hugh Martin
All readings will be held in the Patterson Lounge of Laird Hall. All begin at 7:00.
All Writers Series events are free and open to the public.
Author of the short-story collection Parallel (Harvard Square Editions, 2014)
DATE: Thursday, November 13
PLACE: Patterson Lounge, Laird Hall
Sharon Erby earned a B.A. in Humanities from Penn State and an M.A. in Creative Writing from Wilkes University. Recipient of the Norris Church Mailer Fellowship, Sharon recently completed her M.F.A. creative writing at Wilkes. Sharon regularly publishes reviews of academic books and has recently begun to publish short fiction. A gardener and cook, she also enjoys sparring with her speed bag and relaxing with her family.
Reception to follow.
Sponsored by the Department of English and Communications of Wilson College.