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Visiting Lecturers

An extraordinary feature of the program is the opportunity to hear and meet a remarkable variety of great writers. Short-term guests have included, among a great many others:



Most of these writers stay for a few days, giving two readings, and attending two receptions open to students.

Other writers join the Department of English for a full year, visiting classes and giving readings and lectures. These have included:

Few programs anywhere offer personal contact with such a distinguished array of literary talent. 

For more information on visiting writers, please click the link below:

The Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center