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Visiting Writer Jon Pineda

Visiting Writer Jon Pineda

Poet, novelist and memoirist Jon Pineda, author of the new novel Let's No One Get Hurt, will read from and discuss his work as part of the Creative Writing Program’s Visiting Writer Series. The event—free and open to the public—begins at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 23, in Merten Hall, Room 1203, on Mason’s Fairfax campus.

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Poet Matthew Zapruder on 'Why Poetry,'

Poet Matthew Zapruder on 'Why Poetry,'

Award-winning poet Matthew Zapruder comes to Mason Thursday, April 12, to share selections from his own poetry and discuss his new book 'Why Poetry'. The event takes place at 4:30 p.m. in Merten Hall, Room 1202.

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New Leaves Week, April 2-6

New Leaves Week, April 2-6

This year’s New Leaves week, April 2-6, brings reading by visiting writers in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in addition to special events and talks on making your way in the world as a writer. Watch creativewriting.gmu.edu soon for full details on individual events.

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Mason at AWP: Meet Our New Creative Writing Director

Mason at AWP: Meet Our New Creative Writing Director

Gregg Wilhelm, who will become the new director of Mason’s Creative Writing Program in May, will be joining us at AWP on Thursday night, March 8, for our reception and reading—5-7 p.m. at Bernini or Ybor, 1702 East 7th Avenue in Tampa, co-hosted by Stillhouse Press.

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Visiting Writer: Lisa Russ Spaar

Visiting Writer: Lisa Russ Spaar

Acclaimed poet Lisa Russ Spaar will be reading on Thursday, February 22, as part of the English Department’s Spring 2018 Visiting Writers series. The reading begins at 7:30 p.m. in George’s, 3rd floor of the Johnson Center, on Mason’s Fairfax Campus, and is free and open to the public. Books will be for sale after the reading.

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