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Poet Todd Davis Opens 2010-11 ‘Writer’s Read’ Series Sept. 30

Award-winning author Todd Davis The language and literature department will hold its first “Writers Read” of the 2010-11 school year 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, in Mar ...More

Actor Brings Novelist-Scholar C.S. Lewis to Life on Sept. 22

Veteran British actor David Payne Veteran British actor David Payne will present “An Evening with C.S. Lewis,” 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22 in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. The one-man per ...More

Final ‘Writers Read’ Features Prolific Poet

Award-winning poet Julia Spicher Kasdorf will read from her works at the fourth and final Writers Read of the year 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 18 in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Kasdorf is associate professor of Engl ...More

Noted Poet to Read Work at EMU

Myra Sklarew, an award-winning poet, will read from her works at the next Writers Read program 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Sklarew is professor emerita of literature at American University in Washington, D.C., ...More

EMU alumna Laura Cattell receives top peace award

A 2009 graduate has received top honors in the bi-national C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest. Laura C. Cattell Laura C. Cattell, an environmental science and justi ...More

EMU alumna featured at next ‘Writers Read’ Oct. 8

The language and literature department will hold its second "Writers Read Dinner & Author Series" event of the fall semester Thursday, Oct. 8. Alice Wisler, an author, public speaker, advocate and fundrais ...More

UVa. professor-author to open ‘Writers Read’ series

The language and literature department at EMU will hold its first "Writers Read" of the new school year Thursday, Sept. 10. ...More

Novelist Morgan to Speak at Final ‘Writers Read’

The language and literature department at will hold its final “Writers Read” program of the school year Thursday, Mar. 12. (Reservations must be made by March 9/strong>.) Morgan is the author of eight books and ...More

Nigerian Author to Speak at ‘Writers Read’

Helon Habila, who teaches creative writing at George Mason University, will be featured speaker at the first “Writers Read” program of the spring semester. Habila, who was born in Nigeria, will read from and comment on his prize-winning works 5:30 p.m. Thu ...More

Poetry the Focus of Upcoming ‘Writers Read’

The language and literature department at Eastern Mennonite University will hold its second “writers read author and dinner” event of the fall semester Thursday, Oct. 23. Maggie Anderson, poet and director of the Wic ...More