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Creative Writing Festival

Department of Literature and Language

Schedule

ETSU Celebrates Creative Writing Festival, April 2019

All daytime events will take place in the Reece Museum.

The Wednesday evening Jack Higgs Reading featuring Silas House will take place in the Brown Hall auditorium.

Books by guests will be sold by the ETSU Bookstore at both venues. 

Tuesday, April 9

10:00-10:45: Welcome and Introduction, Winners of The Mockingbird Awards

11:00-11:45: New Writing from ETSU, with Abby Lewis and Isabel Gomez Sobrino

LUNCH BREAK

1:00-2:00: Fiction Writing Workshop, with Monic Ductan

2:00-3:00: Poetry Writing Workshop, with Jonathan Johnson

3:00-4:00: Professional Writing Workshop, with Tom Chiarella


Wednesday, April 10

10:00-11:15: Public Reading and Q&A, with Tom Chiarella, Monic Ductan, and Jonathan Johnson

LUNCH BREAK

12:30-1:30: Jonathan Johnson, Presentation on Poetry

1:30-2:30: Tom Chiarella, Presentation on Professional and Magazine Writing

2:30-3:30: Monic Ductan, Presentation on Fiction

3:30-4:30: Public Presentation with Silas House (in Reece)

The Wednesday evening Jack Higgs Reading featuring Silas House will take place in the Brown Hall Auditorium. Books by Silas House will be sold by the ETSU Bookstore. 

7:30 PM: 7th Annual Jack Higgs Memorial Reading, Silas House Reading and Book-signing, Brown Hall Auditorium

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