Acclaimed fiction writer, Tommy Orange, will conduct a special conversation with students and a book-signing.
We are proud to be hosting acclaimed NYTimes writer and reporter Ligaya Mishan as our 2019 Mary Higgins Clark Chair. Learn more here.
We are proud to be hosting Lev Grossman as our 2018 Mary Higgins Clark Chair. Grossman will be in residence at Fordham from October 15th - 17th. Stay tuned for information on the official address, book-signing and craft talks.
The Creative Writing Program at Fordham University is accepting applications for the English Major with a Creative Writing Concentration from October 1st - November 1st.
A discussion and Q&A with celebrated Young Adult novelist A.S. King on the life of an author and the invention of individual process. The event will examine the importance of persistence, voice, and breaking conventional writing rules as well as navigating the publishing business as a non-traditional writer. We are proud to host A. S. King as our 2017 Mary Higgins Clark Chair. Stay tuned for information on advising sessions, talk-backs and a summer reading group on Ask the Passengers. A.S. King will be in residence at Fordham from October 2nd - October 5th.
Poet-provocateur Moez Surani reads from ةيلمع Operación Opération Operation 行 动 Oперация—a book-length poetic inventory of contemporary rhetoric of violence and aggression, as depicted through the evolution of the language used to name the many military operations conducted by UN Member Nations since the organization’s inception in 1945. After the reading, Julie Trébault, Director of the Artists At Risk Coalition at PEN America, will moderate a discussion and Q&A.
This event is co-hosted by the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice, the Creative Writing Program at Fordham University, and Kundiman.
- Bring comfortable clothes that you can lie down in.
- Readings by Stacey Robinson from Eduardo Galeano's The Book of Embraces & Lullabies by The Hot Notes
- Milk and Cookies Reception
- Latecomers will not be admitted. Plan to arrive early.
- RSVP to reserve your spot.