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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.

Friday

September 14, 2012 2:04 pm

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

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.

Friday

September 14, 2012 1:11 pm

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

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.

Wednesday

February 22, 2012 1:46 pm

Language Arts Live to present novelist Justin Tussing

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.

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.

Wednesday

December 21, 2011 2:22 pm

Jackson Poetry Prize winner opens 2012 Language Arts Live

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.

Wednesday

November 16, 2011 3:45 pm

Nature writer Sydney Lea up next in literary reading series

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…