Past Events

event Faculty MFA Visiting Writers

VCU Visiting Writers Series – Sonja Livingston & Scott Russell Sanders

VCU Visiting Writers  Sonja Livingston (Ladies Night at the Dreamland) & Scott Russell Sanders (Dancing in Dreamtime) 23 Feb 2017   7pm   VCU Cabell Library ​Sonja Livingston‘s latest book, Ladies Night at the Dreamland, has been called “a literary search and rescue” that combines imagination and research to conjure the lives of extraordinary and often overlooked historical women. She’s the author of the award-winning memoirs Queen of…

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event Faculty PhD (MATX)

Golumbia to Speak at Rice University

Associate Professor of English David Golumbia will present “Cyberlibertarianism: The Default Ideology of the Digital” at Rice University on Thursday, February 16. Well done, David!

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event Arts MFA

Moveable Feast!

Monthly series of readings by VCU Department of English Graduate Students. Visual Arts Center of Richmond, 1812 West Main Street. Doors open at 6pm; readings begin at 6:30 pm.

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event Alumni MFA Visiting Writers

VCU Visiting Writers Series – MFA Alumni Spotlight Event

MFA Alumni Spotlight Event Lea Marshall (Here is what I want you to do) Katy Resch George (Exposure) Patty Smith (The Year of Needy Girls) Audrey Walls (Cyanosis) January 25, 2017 – 7PM VCU Cabell Library Lea Marshall’s work has appeared in Thrush, Linebreak, Diode Poetry Journal, Hayden’s Ferry Review, B O D Y, Broad…

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event Faculty

Theatre Department Presents Writing Our Way Out

Students from the Theatre Department who participated in the Open Minds Program have created a play based on English Associate Professor David Coogan’s co-authored book, Writing Our Way Out: Memoirs from Jail. Three performances have been scheduled, all in the Shafer Street Playhouse: opening night on December 9 and two performances on December 10 (2:00…

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