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Department News & Events

Fall 2023 Events

Book launch for Rory Laverty’s (MFA ’07)  Aluminum Alley,
with  David Gessner
Tue, Aug 29  |  6:30p
The Eagle’s Dare, 420 N. Third St.
A Reading with Melissa Crowe from latest poetry book: Lo Thu, Sep 7  |  7p
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Write Wilmington! Fall 2023 Fridays, 9-9:45a
Sep 15—Dec 8
Celebrating Philip Gerard: Words & Music Sat, Sep 30  |  3-4:30p
Cameron Art Museum (free)
'First Drafts’ at Randall Library Thu, Oct 19  |  6:30p
Sherman Hayes Gallery
A Reading with Visiting Poet Eduardo C. Corral Wed, Oct 25  |  8p
Beckwith Recital Hall

Author Talk with David Gessner:
part of the NEA Big Read

Thu, Nov 2  |  7p
Cameron Art Museum (free)
register here
Writers’ Week Mon, Nov 6—Fri, Nov 10
Lumina Theater
unDISCIPLINEd Arts Faculty Showcase!
The departments of Creative Writing, Art & Art History, Music, Theater and Film Studies present a faculty showcase program and reception
Fri, Nov 17  |  6-7p
Beckwith Recital Hall
Creative Writing Department Graduation Ceremony 🎓 Sat, Dec 16  |  11a
Kenan Hall Lobby
Fall 2023 UNCW Commencement 🎓 Sat, Dec 16  |  1p
Trask Coliseum

Also see the MFA student-led Reading Series and, just for MFA students, the Professional Series.

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Looking ahead

Spring 2024 Events

  • A Reading with Visiting Writer Aisha Sabatini Sloan, 4/25/24