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Past Events

 

2012-2013

Zadie Smith, Colum McCann, Antonya Nelson, Christopher Kennedy, Lia Purpura, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Amanda Coplin, Elizabeth Larsen, Shana Youngdahl, Ethan Rutherford, Tomas Morin, Adeena Karasick, Tobias Wolff, Ed Bok Lee

2011-2012

Philip Gourevitch, Denis Johnson, Jenny Boully, Ronald V. Wilson, Percival Everett, Nuruddin Farah, Amiri Baraka, Joseph Harrington, Arlene Kim, Peter Geye, Karen Rigby, Jaap Blonk, Carol Muske-Dukes, Heid E. Erdrich, Cylan Hicks

2010-2011

Matt Burgess, Kevin Fenton, Francine Tolf, Gayla Marty, Alan Heathcock, Mark Tredinnick, Motionpoems,Todd Boss, Angella Kassube, Tim Nolan, Emma Burghardt, Jay Orff, Natasha Trethewey, Nuruddin Farah, D.A. Powell, Josie Rawson, Ingrid de Kok, Eula Biss, Dan Chaon

2009-2010

Jim Shepard, Adam Zagajewski, Adam Hochschild, Michael Medrano, Michael Walsh, Laura Flynn, Lightsey Darst, Peter Bognanni

2008-2009

Nin Andrews, Peter Johnson, Andrea Elliott, Junot Diaz, Amy Shearn, Todd Boss,Thomas Lynch, Ethan Canin

2007-2008

Rattawut Lapcharoensap , Jeffrey Harrison, Melissa Fay Greene, Alison Bechdel, Lucille Clifton.

2006-07

Juliet Patterson, Deborah Keenan, Alex Lemon, Lauren Fox, Laurie Lindeen, Chris Fishbach, Brian Malloy, Shannon Olson, John Vick, Matt Rasmussen, Erin Ergenbright, Claudia Rankine, Juliana Spahr, Tracy Kidder, Ben Marcus Heidi Julavits, Michael C. Seward, Haddayr Copley-Woods, Rob McGinley-Myers, and Wendy Fernstrum.

2005-06

Phillip Lopate, Nicholas Delbanco, T.C. Boyle, Salman Rushdie, Becca Barniskis, Katrina Vandenberg, Laressa Dickey, Lydia Winter, Stephen Burt, Alex Lemon, Rod Nelsestuen, Kathleen Novak, Joel Van Valin, David Bradley, Arielle Greenberg, and Rachel Zucker.

2004-05

John Minczkeski, GE Patterson, Yuko Taniguchi, Joni Tevis, Edward P. Jones, Anna Cypra Oliver, Kirby Gann, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Steve Healey, Gerald Stern, Linda Gregerson, Lan Samantha Chang.

2003-04

Verlyn Klinkenborg, Andrea Barrett, A. S. Byatt, Judy Blunt, The Green Light at the End of the Dock: A Festival of Romantic Writing, Hosted by Garrison Keillor, Jane Hirshfield, Charles Simic, Juan Felipe Herrera, Angela Shannon, Anna Meek, Greg Hewett, Charles Baxter, Lorrie Moore.

2002-03

Gretel Ehrlich, Zoe Fairbairns, Wang Ping, Stephen Burt, John Minczeski, Connie Wanek, Richard Robbins, Colson Whitehead, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Kimiko Hahn, Maxine Kumin, Li-Young Lee, Pura Lopez-Colome, Helen Epstein , Edmund White, Jill Christman, Mary Winstead, Rick Barot, Katie Ford, and Tom Barbash.

2001-02

Anchee Min, Alan Sondheim, mIEKAL aND, Robert Hedin, Barry Lopez, Ron Hansen, Margaret Atwood, Eavan Boland, Yusef Komunyakaa, Heather McHugh, Adrienne Rich, Charles Baxter, Vivian Gornick, Cate Marvin, Laird Hunt, Rebecca Wee, Chuck Klosterman, Marie Arana.

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