Reiberg Reading Series: Amy Quan Barry

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The IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute and the IUPUI Department of English present the Reiberg Reading Series featuring Amy Quan Barry Date: November 5, 2015 Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lilly Auditorium, IUPUI Library; 755 W. Michigan St. Click here for free tickets Amy Quan Barry is the author of the four poetry collections Asylum, Controvertibles, Water […]

Mitchell Douglas’s Sabbatical Lecture Examines a Pivotal Time in Rock History

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The Rolling Stones concert at Altamont Speedway in December 1969 was marred by an alcohol-fueled security force of Hells Angels and the gang’s murder of a Berkeley teen. This year, Dec. 6, marked the 35th anniversary of the Altamont free concert. While Meredith Hunter’s killer, Hells Angel Alan Passaro, is long gone, Hunter’s story has […]

Award-winning poets and novelist headline Fall 2014 Reiberg Reading Series

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Fall 2014 Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis features poets Marcus Wicker and Marianne Boruch and novelist Randa Jarrar. The Department of English in the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI is the series sponsor. All events, which take place at various locations on the IUPUI […]

Reception and Lecture | “Cadaver, Speak: Poems from the Dissection Lab” by Marianne Boruch on Oct. 30

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Marianne Boruch, “Cadaver, Speak: Poems from the Dissection Lab” October 30, 2014 Reception: 6:00, Performance: 7:00-8:30 IUPUI Emerson Hall, Auditorium, EH 304 545 Barnhill Dr. Some books begin as a dare to the self. Marianne Boruch’s newest collection, Cadaver, Speak, is an unsettling double, a heart of two chambers. The first half is attuned to […]

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International Women’s Day celebration

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Friday March 21, 2014 6:30 p.m. Lily Auditorium, University Library This year International Women’s Day Celebration is scheduled for Thursday, 3/21, in the IUPUI University Library, Lilly Auditorium. It will open with a reception at 6:30 p.m., featuring local activists and a buffet of international eats, followed by a reading of Polish poet Agnieszka Kuciak’s […]

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Inaugural poet Richard Blanco highlights reading series

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The Spring 2014 Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis features President Barack Obama’s second inaugural poet as a guest speaker. The series kicks off with fiction writer and essayist Jacinda Townsend as guest reader on Thursday, Feb. 27. It concludes with a reading by 2013 inaugural poet Richard Blanco on […]

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Bolivian author and poet María Cristina Botelho presentation

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María Cristina Botelho, renowned author of several books of poetry and short stories, will give two presentations on Monday, October 7, 2013. From 12:00 – 1:15 she will be presenting on the culture and politics of her native Bolivia, “Cultura y política de Bolivia,” in CA 211. From 1:30 – 3:00 in CA 508, Ms. […]

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IUPUI Student Readings Series

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Indy Reads Books 911 Mass. Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46202 Join IUPUI students and community members as they perform their poetry, essays, short stories, original songs, and other spoken-word pieces in a casual, fun environment. Refreshments are served, and all audience members will be eligible to win prizes for brief writing activities. To sign up for […]

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Former IUPUI student Josh Green, poet Orlando Menes highlight 2013 Reiberg Reading Series

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Josh Green, a former IUPUI English M.A. student and author of the new short story collection Dirtyville Rhapsodie, will kick off the Fall 2013 Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series when he returns to campus for a free reading on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 pm in the University Library Lilly Auditorium. Dirtyville Rhaposodies, published […]

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Nominations Still Open for Indiana Poet Laureate

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Nominations are still being accepted for Indiana State Poet Laureate. The Indiana Poet Laureate represents the State of Indiana and the art of poetry through the development and implementation of programming to the education community and general public. Nominations should be limited to one, single-page cover letter and a resume or CV detailing the nominee’s […]