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2022 awards and senior reading site is live!

The Department of Writing and Linguistics is pleased to present the 2022 awards and senior reading site. Congratulations to our majors who were selected as the nominees for the AWP Intro Journal Awards, the winners of the Brannen Creative Writing Awards, the Starnes/Brannen award winner, and the senior readers.

Author talk with Professor Laura Valeri on April 13

An online discussion with author Prof. Laura Valeri, from the Department of Writing and Linguistics, about her recent book of essays, After Life as a Human. Valeri will be joined in conversation by Statesboro writer Tina Whittle. Stream link at http://georgiasouthern.edu/authortalk

Georgia Poetry Circuit presents Charles Harper Webb on April 7

The Georgia Poetry Circuit and The Department of Writing & Linguistics present poet Charles Harper Webb for two events. The schedule of events is as follows, and all events are free to the public and take place via Zoom: 2-3 p.m. : [joining Prof. Christina Olson’s Poetry Writing Workshop] 6:30-7:30 p.m. : Reading Called “Southern California’s most inventive […]

Author talk with Professor Jared Yates Sexton on March 2

Writer Jared Yates Sexton will be featured in a free online event, Author Talk, on Wednesday, March 2, at 7 pm. The focus of Author Talk on March 2 is Sexton’s 2020 book, American Rule: How a Nation Conquered the World but Failed Its People. Sexton will be joined in conversation by Blakeley Bartee, who graduated […]

Georgia Poetry Circuit presents Lauren K. Alleyne on February 10

The Georgia Poetry Circuit and The Department of Writing & Linguistics present poet Lauren K. Alleyne for two events. The schedule of events is as follows, and all events are free to the public and take place via Zoom: 2-3 p.m. : [joining Prof. Christina Olson’s Poetry Writing Workshop] 6:30-7:30 p.m. : Reading Lauren K. […]