David L. Paletz Creative Writing Guest Series

This spring, Professor JP Gritton's English 221S: “Intro to the Writing of Fiction – Great Artists Steal” is privileged to have three award winning guest lecturers visiting virtually. A David L. Paletz Course Enhancement grant makes this series of lectures possible. Joanna Pearson will Zoom into Professor Gritton's class on Wednesday, January 26th, to discuss her poetry and fiction writing. Writer Matthew Buckley Smith will visit on Monday, February 7, to discuss his own poetry, short stories, and reviews. Author Alice McDermott will wrap up this semester's series on Wednesday, February 9th, at 3:30 pm to discuss her recent collection of craft essays. Duke English will stream each lecture on the department's Facebook page. 


Spring 2022 David L. Paletz Creative Writing Guest Series:

Alice McDermott

February 9, 2022
 

YouTube Video of Visit


Matthew Buckley Smith

February 7, 2022

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Joanna Pearson

January 26, 2022

YouTube Video of Visit
 

Fall 2021 David L. Paletz Creative Writing Guest Series:

Brian Panowich and A.X. Ahmad

December 1, 2021

YouTube Video of the Visit


Fernando Flores

October 14, 2021

YouTube Video of the Visit


Gabrielle Calvocoressi

October 13, 2021

YouTube Video of the Visit


Sophie Mackintosh

October 7, 2021

YouTube Video of the Visit


Spring 2021 David L. Paletz Creative Writing Guest Series:

Adrienne Perry

March 29, 2021

YouTube Video of Visit 
 


Paul Yoon

March 25, 2020

YouTube Video of Visit


Tyree Daye

March 4, 2021

YouTube Video of Visit
 


Cidinha da Silva

February, 15, 2021

YouTube Video of Visit


Kendra Allen

February, 11, 2021

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Fall 2020 David L. Paletz Creative Writing Guests:

Ashleigh Bryant Phillips     

October 21, 2020       

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Remica Bingham-Risher  

October 7, 2020       

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Jaquira Díaz

September 2, 2020

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