Event Calendar for Persson Hall

June 17 - 23, 2018

Sunday, June 17

Faculty reading - Jennifer Brice & David Ryan

Jennifer Brice has been on the Colgate faculty since 2003. Unlearning to Fly, a memoir in essays, is her latest book. She is also the author of The Last...

Monday, June 18

Craft Talk - Brock Clarke

Brock Clarke is the author of seven books of fiction, most recently the collection The Price of the Haircut (published March 2018) and the novels The...

Shop Talk - Marguax Weisman

Margaux Weisman began her career in publishing, after working in the entertainment industry, handling social media and publicity for a small independent...

Faculty Reading - Brian Hall & Kathleen Ossip

Brian Hall bicycled in western and eastern Europe for two years after attending Harvard University, and wrote his first book about those experiences:...

Tuesday, June 19

Craft Talk - Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He went to Bucknell University where he stayed to earn a MA in English and worked at The...

Shop Talk - Emma Komlos-Hrobsky

Emma Komlos-Hrobsky serves as associate editor at Tin House Books and Tin House magazine. She is also director of the Tin House Craft Intensives, master...

Faculty Reading - Bill Barich & CJ Hauser

Bill Barich’s first book, Laughing in the Hills, a classic account of racetrack life, was serialized in The New Yorker where he became a staff writer for...

Wednesday, June 20

Craft Talk - David Ryan

David Ryan is the author of the story collection Animals in Motion (Roundabout Press). Stories of his have appeared, or are forthcoming, in Esquire, Electric...

Craft Talk - CJ Hauser

CJ Hauser teaches creative writing and literature at Colgate University. She is the author of the novel The From-Aways and her fiction has appeared in Tin...

Thursday, June 21

Craft Talk - CJ Hauser

CJ Hauser teaches creative writing and literature at Colgate University. She is the author of the novel The From-Aways and her fiction has appeared in Tin...