AWP 2017 Schedule

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9th

 

Laurie Foos

9:00AM: Magical Realism as an Agent for Social Change

 

Kate Bernheimer

10:30AM: Leashing the Beast: Humanizing Fictional Monsters

 

Christopher Merkner

10:30AM: Singular Opportunity: Teaching Creative Writing to One-Time Learners

 

Kelly Forsythe

1:30PM: Criticism or Chronicle? Poetry Reviewing Today

 

Evelina Galang

1:30PM: Asian-American Generations at Coffee House Press

 

Vi Khi Nao

1:30PM: Asian-American Generations at Coffee House Press

 

Bao Phi

1:30PM: Asian-American Generations at Coffee House Press

 

Sun Yung Shin

1:30PM: Asian-American Generations at Coffee House Press

 

Patricia Smith

1:30PM: Kaylie Hones Books: A Reading

 

Karen Yamashita

1:30PM: Asian-American Generations at Coffee House Press

 

Gabe Habash

4:30PM: Going for Gold: Five Novelists Rewrite the Sports Narrative

 

David Mura

4:30PM: United Artists: Creative Writers in the Trenches of the American Education System

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10th

 

Allison Adelle Hedge Coke

7:00PM (OFFSITE): Plume Poetry Reading

 

Jennifer Kwon Dobbs (CHP Board Member)

9:00AM: Dreaming the World through Translation: International Perspectives on Creative Process

3:00PM: An Unfinished Conversation: Gender and Creative Writing

 

Sun Yung Shin

12:00PM: From the Margins to the Mainstream: Mixed Writers on Representation

 

Valeria Luiselli

1:30PM: A Reading and Conversation with Alexander Chee and Valeria Luiselli, Sponsored by Coffee House Press and Kundiman

 

Lincoln Michel

1:30PM: MFA or Bust?

 

Ander Monson

1:30PM: New Writers Award 45th Anniversary Reading

 

Karen Yamashita

1:30PM:  Strange Bedfellows: Politics & Art

 

Rikki Ducornet

3:00PM: School of Exactly One: C.D. Wright Memorial, Sponsored by Copper Canyon Press

 

Dawn Lundy Martin

3:00PM: Legacies of the Badass: Black Feminist Writing in the Millennium

 

Christopher Merkner

4:30PM: Qualifying the Quantitative: Grading Methods and Alternatives

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11th

 

Edward McPherson

9:00AM: I’ll Take You There: Place in Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction

 

Hieu Minh Nguyen

9:00AM:  Search and Recover: A Reading from Queer Children of Vietnamese Immigrants

 

Kate Bernheimer

1:30PM: The Thin Place: A Tribute to Kathryn Davis

 

Allison Adelle Hedge Coke

1:30PM: Coffee House Press Poetry Reading

 

Greg Hewett

1:30PM: Coffee House Press Poetry Reading

 

ML Liebler

1:30PM: Made in Michigan Writers Series: Ten Years in the Making

 

Anna Moschovakis

1:30PM: Coffee House Press poetry Reading

 

Bao Phi

1:30PM: Coffee House Press Poetry Reading

 

Valeria Luiselli

3:00PM: Writing Across Cultures: Immigrant Writers in Search of Home

 

Patricia Smith

3:00PM: A Reading and Conversation with Tina Change, Ross Gay, and Patricia Smith, Sponsored by Cave Canem

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