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May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021

7:00 PM

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Please join us to celebrate the release of Turning Pointe: How a New Generation of Dancers Is Saving Ballet from Itself with a reading from author Chloe Angyal and conversation with Brandon Taylor, author of Real Life. Every day, in dance studios all across America, millions of little girls line up at the barre and take ballet class. Their time in the studio shapes their lives, instilling lessons about gender, power, the value of their bodies and minds, and their place in the world both in ...

May 11, 2021

May 11, 2021

7:00 PM

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Please join us for a virtual reading and conversation with Donika Kelly and Mark Wunderlich to celebrate their new books of poetry published by Graywolf Press.  Donika Kelly will read from The Renunciations,  and Mark Wunderlich will read from God of Nothingness, winner of the UNT Rilke Prize and the Lambda Literary Award. Oprah.com calls The Renunciations, "a lionhearted odyssey through the self, a casting aside of old mythologies and traumas in search of new stories fashioned from love an...

May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Keats Among the Private Press Printers Join Associate Professor from Illinois State University and co-founder of the Keats Letter Project, Brian Rejack as he talks about the private press movement in England at the end of the nineteenth century, examining what it tells us about the Victorian reception of John Keats. While no claims can be made toward quantitative over-representation of Keats’s works in the productions of private presses like the Kelmscott Press, Doves Press, and Vale Press...

May 12, 2021

7:00 PM

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Please join us with Writers @ Grinnell for their 2021 Distinguished Author Lecture: Telling the Stories Only You Can Tell. The event will also include the presentation of Grinnell's 2020-2021 English Department Writing Awards. Alexander Chee is the author of the novels Edinburgh and The Queen of the Night, and the essay collection How To Write An Autobiographical Novel, all from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He is a contributing editor at The New Republic, and an editor at large at VQR. His es...