Multimedia Archive

Pamela Uschuk Reading

LeAnne Howe, Eidson Distinguished Professor in American Literature at the University of Georgia, with the Creative Writing Program, is pleased to host poet and editor Pamela Uschuk for a reading and talk. Uschuk is the founding editor and current editor-in-chief of Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts, a literary magazine started over eleven years ago.  Cutthroat publishes poetry, stories, and nonfiction, with a commitment to quality and diversity.  Writers Cutthroat has published in the past include Rita Dove, Naomi Shihab Nye, and Michael Martone.

New Student Reading 2016

The 2016 incoming class of creative writing Ph.D. students read on Thursday, August 18th.  Readers included Paul Cunningham, Nathan Gehoski, Ann Gillespie,  and Ben Rutherfurd.  Professors LeAnne Howe and Maggie Zurawski served as emcees for the evening.


Reading by poets Christopher Salerno, Georgia Poetry Prize winner, and Daniel Schoonebeek

The University of Georgia Creative Writing Program, with the University of Georgia Press, is pleased to present a reading by Christopher Salerno, winner of the 2016  Georgia Poetry Prize.  Salerno’s collection, Sun & Urn, features poetry that pushes beyond the tragedies of loss to the wilder realms of renewal and meaning.

Kiese Laymon Reading

The University of Georgia Creative Writing Program is pleased to present writer Kiese Laymon for a reading at Ciné (234 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601). This event is made possible with generous support from the UGA Parents & Families Leadership Council.  Laymon is the author of the novel, Long Division, and a collection of essays, How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America.