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Oct 29, 2020

Oct 29, 2020

7:00 PM

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The University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program is pleased to announce that Keum Suk Gendry-Kim has won the 2020 Krause Essay Prize for her graphic novel Grass (Drawn & Quarterly), which explores the harrowing experiences of Lee Ok-Sun, a Korean woman forced into sexual slavery for the Japanese Imperial Army during WWII.  Ms. Gendry-Kim will be honored at the Krause Essay Prize award ceremony at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 29, via Zoom. She will read from her winning work, joined by ...

Nov 4, 2020

Nov 4, 2020

9:56 PM

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Autumn is in the air, which means Hawkeye football, fall foliage, pumpkin spice, and so much more. Now is the time for you to channel your creativity during the University of Iowa Alumni and Friends Hawkeye Haiku Contest, which is open to alumni, faculty and staff, students, and friends of any age. Learn more and enter here.

Nov 11, 2020

Nov 11, 2020

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Join Joy Harjo (78MFA), the current U.S. Poet Laureate and the first Native American to hold the position. An internationally renowned performer and writer of the Muscogee Creek Nation, Harjo has written nine books of poetry, several plays and children’s books, and a memoir. The Iowa Writers’ Workshop graduate has received numerous honors, including the Poetry Foundation’s Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, the Poets & Writers’ Jackson Poetry Prize, an Academy of American Poets Wallace Stevens Award...

Nov 12, 2020

Nov 12, 2020

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Join the Iowa Women’s Leadership Network (IWLN) for a virtual book club showcasing Sheri Salata’s memoir, The Beautiful No: And Other Tales of Trial, Transcendence, and Transformation, with a special guest appearance by the author! Salata (80BBA) is an author, speaker, and producer who worked with Oprah Winfrey for 20 years. The University of Iowa alumna’s inspirational memoir was named an Amazon best-selling new release and an Apple Must Listen audiobook. Salata’s five-year stint as the f...

Nov 18, 2020

Nov 18, 2020

5:57 PM

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Autumn is in the air, which means Hawkeye football, fall foliage, pumpkin spice, and so much more. Now is the time for you to channel your creativity during the University of Iowa Alumni and Friends Hawkeye Haiku Contest, which is open to alumni, faculty and staff, students, and friends of any age. Learn more and enter here.