R249. The Kenyon Review 75th Anniversary Reading

Room 304, Western New England MFA Annex, Level 3
Thursday, February 27, 2014
3:00 pm to 4:15 pm

 

A reading from writers featured in the Winter 2014 issue of The Kenyon Review, our 75th anniversary issue. The Winter 2014 issue marks our ongoing commitment to publish the very best writing from established and emerging writers. Founded in 1939 at Kenyon College and first edited by poet-critic John Crowe Ransom, The Kenyon Review continues in its 75th year to celebrate writing that maps the spiritual, intellectual, and emotional tides of our contemporary culture.


Participants

Moderator:

David Lynn has been the editor of the Kenyon Review since 1994. His most recent book is Year of Fire, short stories.

Kimiko Hahn, author of nine poetry collections, including the recent Toxic Flora. A recent Guggenheim Fellow, she teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing & Literary Translation at Queens College, CUNY.

Charles Baxter is the author of five novels, five books of short stories, and two books of criticism. He teaches at the University of Minnesota.

Jaquira Diaz is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize and the Carl Djerassi Fiction Fellowship from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in the Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, the Sun, the Southern Review, Five Chapters, and Pushcart Prize XXXVII.

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