A Year of Creative Writers


Saturday, February 20, 2021

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

    • 7:00 pm

    Tyehimba Jess is the author of two books of poetry, Leadbelly and Olio. Olio won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, The Midland Society Author’s Award in Poetry, and received an Outstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

    • 12:00 pm

    Intended for students from across the campus, Inside Scoop conversations invite Illinois undergraduates to engage with the exciting work conducted by scholars whose work helps us understand what it means to be human in a world of rapidly shifting global complexities.

Thursday, April 8, 2021

Friday, October 1, 2021

Friday, November 12, 2021

Saturday, November 13, 2021