Creative Writing Institute

Past Readers

The Reading Series of the Institute for Creative Writing and Literary Translation has been honored to present readings of poetry and prose by some of the finest contemporary American and international writers, including:

2016: Dacia Maraini, Michael Carroll, Elizabeth Geoghegan, George Minot, Elena Buia Rutt, Mike Treanor,  David Keplinger, Francesca Marciano, Chiara Barzini, Peter Hughes, Charles Lambert, Matthew Licht, Harriet Power, Robert Hedley, Jonathan Levi, Aidan Fadden, Daniel Roy Connelly, Susan Bradley Smith, Susan Minot, Cynthia Zarin, Donigan Merritt.

2015: Annamaria Alfieri, Marianne Boruch, Clarissa Botsford, Michael Carroll, Caleb Crain, Paula Derrow, Jerry Ellis, Elizabeth Geoghegan, Matthew Licht, Bill Morgan, Andrija Matic, Anthony Molino, Frederika Randall, David Starkey, Edmund White.

2014: Peter Bognanni, Clarissa Botsford, Daniel Roy Connelly, Andrew Cotto, Caleb Crain, Paula Derrow, Carlos Dews, Andrea di Robilant, Michael Farrell, Conor Fitzgerald (Conor Deane), Elizabeth Geoghegan, Heather Green, Anna Harwell Celenza, David Keplinger, Charles Lambert, Joshua Rivkin, Peter Streckfus, Robert Ward.

2013: Maria Grazia Calandrone, Carlos Dews, Andrea di Robilant, Conor Fitzgerald (Conor Deane), Elizabeth Geoghegan, John Guare, Francesca Marciano, S. J. Rozan, David Starkey.

2012: Cyrus Cassells, Chad Davidson, Jorge Esquinca, Gail Milissa Grant, Joseph Harrison, Robert Hass, Rebecca Hoogs, John Wesley Horton (Johnny Horton), Franco Onorati, John Poch, Nahid Rachlin, Michael Sullivan, Peter Trachtenberg.

2011: Kim Addonizio, Roberto Calasso, Kevin Craft, Joseph Harrison, Jay Hopler, Kimberly Johnson, Richard Kenney, Boris Khersonsky, Phillip Lopate, Heather McGowan, Mary Jo Salter, David Starkey, Derek Walcott, Adam Zagajewski.

2009 - 2010: Antonella Anedda, Marianne Boruch, Peter Campion, Ingrid de Kok, Moira Egan, Massimo Gezzi, Eliza Griswold, Joseph Harrison, Richard Kenney, Brad Leithauser, Dacia Maraini, Michael Mewshaw, George Minot, Alexandra Richardson, Siddharth Dhavant Shanghvi, Charles J. Shields, Chiara Valerio.