Columbia Writers Series: Next Up


Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Sarah Manguso Reading
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. in PUB 258A

Manguso is the author of seven books of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. Her most recent book, 300 Arguments, "a pocket-sized foray into the frontier of contemporary nonfiction writing,” was named a book of the year by numerous publications including NPR and Buzzfeed. Manguso's writing has been published in Harper's, the London Review of Books, the New York Review of Books, the Paris Review, and many other places. 

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Claudia Castro Luna Reading
10 - 11 a.m. in GHL 213

Claudia Castro Luna is Poet Laureate of Washington State. She is the author of the Pushcart-nominated Killing Marías and This City. Her poems have appeared in Poetry Northwest, La Bloga, Dialogo and Psychological Perspectives, among others. Her non-fiction work can be read in several anthologies, including This Is The Place: Women Writing About Home. She is currently working on a memoir, Like Water to Drink, about her experience escaping the civil war in El Salvador.