Novelist Jesmyn Ward will read from her work at Writers in the Library, 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 25, in UT’s Hodges Library auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Ward’s debut novel, “Where the Line Bleeds,” tells the story of twin brothers, Joshua and Christophe, who take very different paths as they embark on their adult lives.
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Award-winning Georgia writer Dana Wildsmith will continue this year’s series of authors reading from their works in Hodges Library at UT Knoxville. Wildsmith will read from her poems and essays at the university’s Writers in the Library event, 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1, in the library auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
Claudia Emerson, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and the current Poet Laureate of Virginia, will read from her work at Writers in the Library at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 27, in UT Knoxville’s Hodges Library auditorium.
Writers Andrew Farkas and M.O. Walsh open the year’s series of authors reading from their works in the Hodges Library at UT Knoxville. Farkas and Walsh will read from their recently published collections of short stories at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13, in the library auditorium. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Poet Jeff Daniel Marion will be the Jack E. Reese Writer in Residence at UT Libraries for the 2010-2011 academic year. As Writer in Residence, Marion will organize the Writers in the Library series of readings held in the John C. Hodges Library.