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Tuesday

December 2, 2014 3:37 pm

Praised for the distilled beauty of his prose, Paul Yoon to read at Bates

Praised for the distilled beauty of his prose, Paul Yoon to read at Bates

Author of the acclaimed story collection “Once the Shore” and the award-winning novel “Snow Hunters,” Paul Yoon reads at Bates College on Dec. 4.

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

March 25, 2014 2:01 pm

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Novelist Colson Whitehead reads from his work on March 27 in the Muskie Archives at Bates.

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.

Monday

September 9, 2013 4:04 pm

Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Jaed Coffin, whose first book chronicles his experience as a Buddhist monk in his mother’s native Thailand, opens the Language Arts Live series Sept. 19.

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.

Friday

February 1, 2013 12:38 pm

‘Year I Fell in Love’ author to read for Language Arts Live

‘Year I Fell in Love’ author to read for Language Arts Live

Deb Olin Unferth, award-winning fiction writer and memoirist, reads in a Language Arts Live presentation on Feb. 11.

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.