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Tuesday

March 25, 2014
2:01 pm

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.

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

Monday

September 9, 2013
4:04 pm

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.

Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Friday

February 1, 2013
12:38 pm

‘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.

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

Friday

September 14, 2012
2:04 pm

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

An Army veteran whose service included a year in Iraq, poet Brian Turner reads from his work in a Language Arts Live event Sept. 27.

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

Friday

September 14, 2012
1:11 pm

Longstanding Bates-L/A Arts partnership picks up pace with theater, poetry, music

Bates and the local arts agency L/A Arts have been collaborators for years, but the partnership has gained a new intensity for autumn 2012.

Longstanding Bates-L/A Arts partnership picks up pace with theater, poetry, music

Wednesday

February 22, 2012
1:46 pm

Language Arts Live to present novelist Justin Tussing

“A talented young voice on the contemporary fiction scene” according to The Boston Globe, Justin Tussing reads from his work on March 8.

Language Arts Live to present novelist Justin Tussing

Wednesday

December 21, 2011
2:22 pm

Jackson Poetry Prize winner opens 2012 Language Arts Live

James Richardson, winner of the coveted Jackson Poetry Prize, reads from his work in the Language Arts Live series.

Jackson Poetry Prize winner opens 2012 Language Arts Live

Wednesday

November 16, 2011
3:45 pm

Nature writer Sydney Lea up next in literary reading series

  Veteran poet Sydney Lea, whom author Michael Pollan called “as fine a companion on the page as American writing…

Nature writer Sydney Lea up next in literary reading series

Thursday

January 27, 2011
9:48 am

'Brookland' author Emily Barton to read

Emily Barton, author of two novels that The New York Times designated “Notable Books of the Year,” reads from her work at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Chase Hall’s Skelton Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Monday

November 15, 2010
4:13 pm

Language Arts Live presents eclectic author Ander Monson

Author Ander Monson, author of the 2005 poetry collection “Vacationland” and this year’s nonfiction “Vanishing Point,” visits Bates College to read from his work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.