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2017 International Authors Series: In Translation

The International Writing Program 2017 - International Authors Series: In Translation

The International Authors program series provides an opportunity for the community to meet and converse...

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International Authors Series 2016: World Literature Today

What are the most exciting currents and influences of contemporary writing beyond and across the borders of national literatures today?

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International Authors Series 2016: The Sound of Your Words, The Line on Your Screen

In today's world of increasingly mixed media, pairing images with prose, music with poetry, or motion with plot can deepen affect and broaden audience reach.

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International Authors Series 2016: The Shape of Your Paragraph

Genre writing may be constraining or exhilarating. What are the limits and the thrills of genre specialization in the world's literary cultures?

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International Authors Series 2016: Right to Remove, Right to Refuge

Is changing one's country a basic human right? A conversation about the impact of the millions in motion today, worldwide.

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International Authors Series 2016: Real Work

Franz Kafka was a legal clerk. Kurt Vonnegut was a car dealer. Harper Lee was a ticket agent. How do day jobs infiltrate writing lives, minds, stories?

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International Authors Series 2016: Fiction in the Age of Film

Graphomane, cinephile, both? Along what pathways can the written word cross the bridge to cinematographic storytelling?

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International Authors Series 2016: At Language's Edge

In what ways does translation and/or multilingual writing stretch, alter, inflect the creative process of literary thinking?

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Obermann Center Presents: Invisible Man

A round table discussion of Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man featuring scholars and artists.

Recorded November 30, 2011.

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Witching Hour 2017 - It Devours: Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor

Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor, co-creators of the cult podcast Welcome to Night Vale, read from It Devours!, their forthcoming noir-esque mystery. Sean Lewis, co-creator and writer of THE FEW and...

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