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Apr
13
Thu
Kevin Brockmeier Reading (co-sponsored by AMST) @ Backstage
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kevin Brockmeier Reading (co-sponsored by AMST) @ Backstage

Author Kevin Brockmeier will give a reading from his recent work. The event is sponsored by the Creative Writers Association (CWA) and cosponsored by AMST. It will be free and open to the public. Brockmeier is a writer of sophisticated genre fiction, so if your bag is horror or sci fi, you might be especially interested. More info on Brokmeier can be found at: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/authors/3313/kevin-brockmeier

Penguin | ABOUT THE AUTHOR

In addition to his most recent work, A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip, KEVIN BROCKMEIER is the author of the novels The Illumination, The Brief History of the Dead, and The Truth About Celia; the story collections Things That Fall from the Sky and The View from the Seventh Layer; and the children’s novels City of Names and Grooves: A Kind of Mystery. His work has been translated into seventeen languages. He has published his stories in such venues as The New Yorker, The Georgia Review, McSweeney’s, Zoetrope, Tin House, The Oxford American, The Best American Short Stories, The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, and New Stories from the South. He has recieved the Borders Original Voices Award, three O. Henry Awards (one, a first prize), the PEN USA Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and an NEA Grant. In 2007, he was named one of Granta magazine’s Best Young American Novelists He teaches frequently at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and he lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he was raised.
Apr
18
Tue
Fake News is No News — Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fake News is No News -- Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H

The series will take place Tuesday, April 18th – Thursday, April 20th from Noon to 3 PM. Each day will have a series of sessions in the Edmon Low Library accompanied by tabling & an art installation.

“Fake News is No News” aims to offer information about making educated judgments about the phenomenon of “fake news.” By the end of this event, we hope that participants will be able to decipher “fake news” and describe the differences between claims and realities. We also have sessions planned for instructors & staff who want to develop strategies for teaching on this topic.

This non-partisan event seeks to center the need for accuracy, efficacy, and ethics in media consumption & production, and we hope that we have your support.

Apr
19
Wed
Fake News is No News — Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fake News is No News -- Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H

The series will take place Tuesday, April 18th – Thursday, April 20th from Noon to 3 PM. Each day will have a series of sessions in the Edmon Low Library accompanied by tabling & an art installation.

“Fake News is No News” aims to offer information about making educated judgments about the phenomenon of “fake news.” By the end of this event, we hope that participants will be able to decipher “fake news” and describe the differences between claims and realities. We also have sessions planned for instructors & staff who want to develop strategies for teaching on this topic.

This non-partisan event seeks to center the need for accuracy, efficacy, and ethics in media consumption & production, and we hope that we have your support.

Apr
20
Thu
Fake News is No News — Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fake News is No News -- Teach-in @ Edmon Low Library 109H

The series will take place Tuesday, April 18th – Thursday, April 20th from Noon to 3 PM. Each day will have a series of sessions in the Edmon Low Library accompanied by tabling & an art installation.

“Fake News is No News” aims to offer information about making educated judgments about the phenomenon of “fake news.” By the end of this event, we hope that participants will be able to decipher “fake news” and describe the differences between claims and realities. We also have sessions planned for instructors & staff who want to develop strategies for teaching on this topic.

This non-partisan event seeks to center the need for accuracy, efficacy, and ethics in media consumption & production, and we hope that we have your support.

Apr
29
Sat
Native Author Joy Harjo @ Woody Guthrie Center
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Native Author Joy Harjo @ Woody Guthrie Center

Joy Harjo will present an informal talk at the Woody Guthrie Center, April 29, 10:30 am. Contact Dr. Smith for details: lindsey.c.smith@okstate.edu