NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Writers Reading @ AACC is program that hosts a wide array of writers: poets, fiction writers, essayists, songwriters, memoirists, playwrights, journalists, and screenplay writers. Writers Reading encourages students, faculty, staff and community to attend. All events, sponsored by the AACC Student Association, are free and open to the public and include book sales and signings.
Fall 2013 Schedule
Lindsay Stuart Hill-- September 19th in HUM 112 from 2:00-3:15
Lindsay Stuart Hill is a graduate of Goucher College, where she received two Kratz Creative Writing Fellowships to write poetry in Ireland and at Zen Mountain Monastery in Mt. Tremper, NY. She has been employed as the poet-in-residence at the Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Towson, an editorial assistant for the Goucher Quarterly. Her work has appeared in Ploughshares, Five Points, The Alhambra Poetry Calendar, and The Norton Pocket Book of Writing by Students. She was recently awarded the Academy of American Poets Prize.
McKay Jenkins—October 17th in HUM 112 from 2:00-3:15
McKay Jenkins has been writing about people and the natural world for 25 years. He is the author of What’s Gotten Into Us: Staying Healthy in a Toxic World, Bloody Falls of the Coppermine: Madness and Murder in the Arctic Barren Lands, The Last Ridge: The Epic Story of the U.S. Army’s 10th Mountain Division and the Assault on Hitler’s Europe , The White Death: Tragedy and Heroism in an Avalanche Zone, & The South in Black and White: Race, Sex, and Literature. Jenkins holds degrees from Amherst, Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism, and Princeton, where he received a PhD in English. Jenkins is currently the Cornelius Tilghman Professor of English, Journalism and Environmental Humanities at the University of Delaware.