Chatham University

Speaker Videos

MFA in Creative Writing – Chatham University


Joseph Bathanti


Joseph Bathanti

Helen MacDonald


Helen MacDonald Q&A

Marc Nieson


On-Campus Reading

Amy Bloom


Melanie Brown Lecture Series

Summer Community of Writers 2016


Chris Barzak: Summer Community of Writers 2016 Keynote speaker


Lori Jakiela craft lecture: There is no dust in my house: On mindful writing about self and others


Chris Barzak Craft Lecture: Resources for the Imagination


Jeff Oaks: Description, distraction, disruption and destruction.


Sheila Squillante and Paul Bilger: Artistic risk and reward


Richard St. John: Teaching or Starving? Are there other alternatives?


I wrote a thesis! Now What?


Sherrie Flick: Contagious Empathy: Embracing rick as an everyday practice


Word Circus

Fourth River Journal Launch vol.13


Philip Terman


Sheryl St. Germain and Ellery Akers


The Queering Nature Release Reading


Jimmy Guignard


Nick Flynn


Niina Pollari


Free Yourself from Story-Mike Ingram


Allison Ruth


Karen Bender Craft Lecture

Karen Bender Reading
October 2, 2015


Natalie Diaz Poetry Reading


Alix Ohlin / 2014 Melanie Brown Lecturer
September 25, 2014


Author Alix Ohlin


Sheryl St. Germain and Ellery Akers
November 20, 2015


Sheryl St. Germain and Ellery Akers


Summer Community of Writers 2014
July 24 - August 3


Author Dinty W. Moore opens the 2014 Summer Community of Writers Workshop with a reading entitled "Compassion is a Verb"


Dinty W. Moore discusses the topic of Voice and Persona


Writer Julia Spicher Kasdorf presents an essay about the need for information, the history of written word, and the search to achieve deeper knowledge


You Won't Believe What Happens Next! The Personal and Political Point of the Second Person POV


The Moment After You Give Up - Or Something Like a Pep Talk


Maybe We've Got it All Wrong: Writing into the Liberation of Uncertainty


Look. Look close. Look beyond.


Jumping Off the Cliff - A Freelancer's Life


In Tension


Heat and Light - Telling True Stories


Summer Community of Writers Faculty Reading - Steven Sherrill and Lori Jakiela


Summer Community of Writers Faculty Reading - Mel Fox and Sheila Squillante


Summer Community of Writers Faculty Reading - Wiley Cash and Sherrie Flick


Summer Community of Writers Faculty Reading - Kathryn Miles and Tim Parrish

Readings


Sheila Squillante, ("Turtle Soup") & Julia Spicher Kasdorf, (Poetry in America)


Sara Shotland & Pam Houston ("Highway 50" / "Maggie on the Road")


John Amen Reading


Jimmy Santiago Baca Reading