Augsburg MFA Summer Residency Readings and Screenings

2014 MFA Summer Residency

July 18 to 26, evenings

Creative Nonfiction: Deborah Blum and Jack El-Hai
Fiction: Pam Houston, Stephan Clark, Cass Dalglish
Poetry & Memoir: Heid E. Erdrich, Alex Lemon, Cary Waterman
Playwrights:  Kristoffer Diaz and Sarah Myers
Screenwriters: Nicole Brending, Bill Wheeler,  and Steven Wingate

Spring Literary Schedule

Playwright Sarah Myers
Dramaturg/Creative Consultant on Ibsen’s Peer Gynt
Saturday, April 12, 4 p.m.
Student Art Gallery, Christensen Center
Refreshments, then 5 p.m. bus ride to The Arboretum to see Peer Gynt

John R. Mitchell Academy of American Poets Prize
Katrina Vandenberg will read with prize winners
Wednesday, April 9, 6:30 p.m.
Augsburg College Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Oren Gateway Center

The Great Twin Cities Poetry Read
Saturday, April 26, 7-10 p.m.
Sateren Auditorium

Earlier Events:

Jack El-Hai: 2014 Minnesota Book Award Finalist
Monday, March 24,  6:30 p.m.
Student Art Gallery,  Christensen Center

Short Films by Screenwriter Nicole Brending
Thursday, March 13, 6:30 p.m.
Marshall Room, Christensen Center (note location change)