News and Events


Department Welcomes CLAS Alumni-in-Residence: Mike Salisbury

Former GVSU Writing Alum will be deliver a talk to writing majors and minors on Tuesday, October 11th from 1:00-2:15pm in KC 2270.

First Student Reading Series of The New Year

SRS will host it's first reading on Thursday, Sept 22nd.

Department Will Host Grad School Night

Graduate School Night Monday, September 26 at 6pm LOH 167

New Faculty: Amy Ferdinandt Stolley

Professor Stolley comes to GVSU after working as the Writing Program Director at Saint Xavier University in Chicago. She will take over as Director of First-Year Writing at GVSU in January.

Fall Arts Lecture: Rebecca Solnit

Solnit's lecture on November 14 at 7pm will discuss the artist and activist�'s role in attending to that which goes unseen in American cities because it involves the wrong people, place, or story. 

Poetry Night 2016

An Evening of Poetry and Conversation with Oliver de la Paz and Tracy K. Smith on Thursday, October 13 at 7pm.

Department Hosts First Annual Writing Program Advisory Board Visit

The Writing Department will be hosting an all-day visit for our newly formed advisory board on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.

Great Lakes: Image & Word

Professor Clark in the Writing Dept co-curated a collaborative art & poetry show with Virginia Jenkins, Chair of the Department of Art & Design.

Marcia Aldrich Visits GVSU

On October 1 Marcia Aldrich, author of the books Girl Rearing and Companion to an Untold Story, visited Grand Valley.

Poetry Night 2015

An Evening of Poetry and Conversation with Aimee Nezhukumatathil and Kwame Dawes

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