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Posted Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:06:00 -0700Anne Helen Petersen, a senior culture writer for the popular website BuzzFeed, will visit the University of Idaho to read from her new book “Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Woman.” The book analyzes and discusses female celebrities, such as Melissa McCarthy and Nicki Minaj, who have achieved success while challenging stereotypical ideas of femininity. Read more
Posted Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:48:00 -0700David Shields, a bestselling American author and the University of Idaho’s 2017 Distinguished Visiting Writer in Creative Nonfiction, will give a free public reading at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the 1912 Center’s Great Room.
Posted Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:30:00 -0700Poet and writer Michael McGriff, assistant professor of creative writing, in the University of Idaho’s College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, will celebrate his latest collection of poems, “Early Hour,” during a reading and book unveiling at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 24 at BookPeople of Moscow, 521 S. Main Street, Moscow. Read more
Posted Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:54:00 -0700Brian Blanchfield, a newly hired assistant professor in the Department of English, was named a finalist for the 2017 PEN Center USA Book Award in Creative Nonfiction for his book, "Proxies." The winner will be announced in September at the 27th Annual Literary Awards Festival.
Posted Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:42:00 -0700University of Idaho experts in natural resources, planetary science, physics and literature are available to speak to media about the scientific, educational and cultural impacts of this summer’s rare solar eclipse. Read more
Access to LGBTQA Literature
Creative Writing student Keegan Lawler built an online database to help others access LGBTQA literature.