MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults Residency Public Schedule of Events: January 9-20

Our Winter residency for the MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults (WCYA) program takes place January 9-20, and we welcome a distinguished faculty of authors and writers -- as well as special guests -- to take part in several readings open to the public.

Join us as they discuss their work at College Hall Chapel during the following schedule. All readings are free and open to the public.

January 10

Faculty Readings: Alan Cumyn, Amanda Jenkins, Mary Quattlebaum, and Shelley Tanaka

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

January 11

Faculty Readings: Mark Karlins, Uma Krishnaswami, Jane Kurtz, and Rita Williams-Garcia

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

January 12

Faculty and Guest Readings: Margaret Bechard, Sharon Darrow, Sarah Ellis, Susan Fletcher, and Tim Wynne-Jones

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

January 13

A reading with MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults faculty Tom Birdseye, Martine Leavitt, and visiting illustrator Julie Paschkis

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

January 14

Graduate Readings: Anna Craig, Lianna McSwain, and Shannon Morgan

  • Gallery, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Graduate Readings: Marissa Graff, Gretchen Haertsch, and Susan Korchak

  • Gallery, 7:45PM - 8:45PM

January 15

Special WCYA Presentation: Roger Sutton, Horn Book

  • College Hall Chapel, 1:15PM-2:15PM

Katherine Paterson: Honorary Degree and Special Reading

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

January 16

Graduate Readings: Amy Lozier and Monica Roe

  • Gallery, 3:30PM - 4:15PM

Faculty Readings: Will Alexander, An Na, Kekla Magoon, and Cynthia Leitich Smith

  • College Hall Chapel, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

January 17

Graduate Readings: Amy Coombs, Sandy McDowell, and Chelsea Sutcliffe

  • Gallery, 7:45PM - 8:45PM

January 18

Graduate Readings: Emily Burns and Kat Miller

  • Gallery, 1:15PM - 2:00PM

Graduate Readings: Ginny Dudek, Katia Raina, and David Rogers

  • Gallery, 4:45PM - 5:45PM

Graduate Readings: Melanie Briend, Tziporah Cohen, and Tyler Oswald

  • Gallery, 7:00PM - 8:00PM