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:


Kim Addonizio
Annamaria Alfieri
Antonella Anedda
Chiara Barzini
Peter Bognanni
Marianne Boruch
Clarissa Botsford
Maria Grazia Calandrone
Roberto Calasso
Peter Campion
Michael Carroll
Cyrus Cassells
Anna Harwell Celenza
Daniel Roy Connelly
Andrew Cotto
Kevin Craft
Caleb Crain
Chad Davidson
Paula Derrow
Carlos Dews
Moira Egan
Jerry Ellis
Jorge Esquinca
Aidan Fadden
Michael Farrell
Conor Fitzgerald (Conor Deane)
Elizabeth Geoghegan
Massimo Gezzi
Gail Milissa Grant
Heather Green
Eliza Griswold
John Guare
Joseph Harrison
Robert Hass
Robert Hedley
Rebecca Hoogs
Jay Hopler
John Wesley Horton (Johnny Horton)
Peter Hughes
Richard Kenney
David Keplinger
Boris Khersonsky
Ingrid de Kok

Charles Lambert
Brad Leithauser
Jonathan Levi
Matthew Licht
Phillip Lopate
Dacia Maraini
Francesca Marciano
Andrija Matic
Heather McGowan
Donigan Merritt
Michael Mewshaw
George Minot
Susan Minot
Anthony Molino
Bill Morgan
Franco Onorati
John Poch
Harriet Power
Nahid Rachlin
Frederika Randall
Alexandra Richardson
Joshua Rivkin
Andrea di Robilant
S. J. Rozan
Elena Buia Rutt
Mary Jo Salter
Siddharth Dhavant Shanghvi
Charles J. Shields
Susan Bradley Smith
David Starkey
Peter Streckfus
Michael Sullivan
Peter Trachtenberg
Mike Treanor
Chiara Valerio
Derek Walcott
Robert Ward
Edmund White
Adam Zagajewski. 
Cynthia Zar