Archives for "Language Arts Live"

Monday

November 17, 2014 11:09 am

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:46 pm

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Josip Novakovich, an award-winning writer known for his depictions of the Yugoslav war of the 1990s, reads from his work on Sept. 25.

Tuesday

January 14, 2014 8:51 am

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.

Tuesday

March 26, 2013 2:32 pm

Edgy, funny Waterville novelist up next in Language Arts Live

Edgy, funny Waterville novelist up next in Language Arts Live

The Language Arts Live series welcomes Ron Currie Jr., an award-winning author from Waterville, on March 27.

Wednesday

January 9, 2013 3:42 pm

Prizewinning Ohio poet to read for Language Arts Live

Prizewinning Ohio poet to read for Language Arts Live

The Language Arts Live series presents poet Brian Brodeur on Jan. 17.

Monday

October 22, 2012 1:21 pm

Maine authors to read in October, November Language Arts Live events

Maine authors to read in October, November Language Arts Live events

The Language Arts Live series presents Sarah Braunstein, author of the acclaimed novel “The Sweet Relief of Missing Children,” and Richard Blanco, prizewinning poet.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:08 pm

Poets Kearney, Potter to read in Language Arts Live event

Poets Kearney, Potter to read in Language Arts Live event

Award-winning New England poets Dawn Potter and Meg Kearney read from their work at Bates on Feb. 9.

Thursday

April 7, 2011 9:37 am

One of New Yorker's '20 under 40,' novelist Mengestu to read

One of the “20 Under 40″ writers deemed worth watching by The New Yorker magazine in 2010, novelist Dinaw Mengestu offers a reading at Bates College at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. The event is co-sponsored by the Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates and by the Public Scholars Symposium program at the college’s Harward Center for Community Partnerships.

Wednesday

March 23, 2011 9:52 am

Poet Aracelis Girmay to read in Language Arts Live event

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents poet Aracelis Girmay at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in Chase Hall’s Skelton Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Tuesday

February 22, 2011 4:33 pm

Language Arts Live presents poets Jackson, Girmay

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates College presents poets Major Jackson and Aracelis Girmay in March. Jackson, author of three poetry collections, reads from his work at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 7, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. An inheritor of Eritrean, Puerto Rican, and African American traditions, Aracelis Girmay visits at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in Chase Hall’s Skelton Lounge, also at 56 Campus Ave.