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Wednesday

September 29, 2010
11:30 am

Reading series presents esteemed poet McNair

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents Debra Spark, author of the novels The Ghost of Bridgetown and Good for the Jews, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11; and one of Maine’s most respected poets, Wesley McNair, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.

Thursday

September 23, 2010
2:26 pm

Poet Marianne Boruch continues Language Arts Live season

Language Arts Live, the annual series of author readings at Bates College, begins its 2010-11 season with an appearance by essayist and award-winning poet Marianne Boruch at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Tuesday

September 21, 2010
9:01 am

Language Arts Live presents fiction writer Courtney Eldridge

The author of the short story collection Unkempt and the novel The Generosity of Women, Courtney Eldridge visits Bates College to read from her work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall.

Thursday

April 1, 2010
8:36 am

Event Update: Reading by novelist LaFarge rescheduled for May

A reading at Bates by novelist Paul LaFarge scheduled for April 5 has been postponed until May. A writer and critic, LaFarge reads from and discusses his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 13, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Thursday

February 25, 2010
11:01 am

Bates alumna among authors to read for Language Arts Live

Three established novelists, including the Bates alumna who wrote the acclaimed debut The Convalescent, read from their work in March and April in Bates College’s Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Friday

February 12, 2010
10:16 am

Poets to read in Language Arts Live Series at Bates College

Four acclaimed poets will read in two February events as part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series of literary readings. Both events are open to the public at no cost. Language Arts Live is sponsored by the Bates English department, the Humanities Fund, the Learning Associates Program and the John Tagliabue Poetry Fund.

Tuesday

February 2, 2010
1:28 pm

Elizabeth Bradfield, naturalist and award-winning poet, to read at Bates College

As part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series of literary readings, poet Elizabeth Bradfield will read from her work Thursday, Feb. 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Friday

October 30, 2009
12:50 pm

Bates' Language Arts Live series events span November

Longtime Maine poet Theodore Enslin and poet-artist-filmmaker Cecilia Vicuña take part in the Bates College Language Arts Live series in November. Featuring noted writers reading from their work, Language Arts Live events are open to the public at no cost. The series is sponsored by the English department, the environmental studies and Spanish programs, the Learning Associates Program, the Bates Humanities Fund and the John Tagliabue Poetry fund. For more information, contact jskinner@bates.edu.

Wednesday

September 16, 2009
3:39 pm

Literary readings series at Bates College presents poet Jack Collom

Jack Collom, a poet, poetry teacher and author of more than 23 published books and chapbooks, reads from his work at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Presented by the Language Arts Live Series at Bates, the lecture is open to the public at no cost. For more information, contact jskinner@bates.edu or eosucha@bates.edu.

Thursday

March 19, 2009
9:53 am

Bates literary series presents 'Two Kinds of Decay' author

Sarah Manguso, poet and author of the memoir The Two Kinds of Decay, reads from her work at Bates College on Thursday, March 19.