By Hannah J. Shaw, PR Assistant, Communications and Marketing, Sarah Lawrence College
Oct. 31, 2018: Below are events at Sarah Lawrence College in November. The events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 914-395-2412 or go to www.sarahlawrence.edu. All events will take place at the Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre, 917 Kimball Avenue, on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College, unless otherwise noted.
Thursday, November 1, 2018, 2:00 pm, Author Domenica Ruta on Craft of Nonfiction. This craft talk with Domenica Ruta will look at the supposed rules and advice for writing and will dispel the mythology of the precious artist of the singular path.
Monday, November 5, 2018, 7:15 pm, Presidential Panel on Inclusive Excellence and Campus Climate. Part of Sarah Lawrence’s yearlong Difference in Dialogue event series, this moderated panel discussion will feature college and university presidents exploring campus climate and the most pressing issues facing campuses today.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 12:30 pm, Lecture by Marjorie Senechal (Science Seminar Series). Marjorie Senechal, a professor emerita of mathematics and history of science and technology at Smith College, will be giving a lecture. The event will take place at the Science Center, Room 103, 1 Mead Way.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 2:00 pm, Author Julia Slavin. Julia Slavin, author of The Woman Who Cut Off Her Leg at the Maidstone Club and Other Stories and The Carnivore Diet, is holding a craft talk on eco fabulism, magic realism, and the strange.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 2:00 pm, Author Wyatt Mason. Wyatt Mason is holding a craft talk on description, exploring questions such as how you choose details of the lived world to include in your writing.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 2:00 pm, Author Catherine Lacey. Catherine Lacey, author of Nobody Is Ever Missing, The Answers, and Certain American States, is holding a craft talk on metaphor.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 5:00 pm, Opening Reception for Artist Jenny Perlin. There will be an opening reception for artist Jenny Perlin at the Barbara Walters Gallery in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre, 917 Kimball Avenue.
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 2:00 pm, Author Kate Knapp Johnson. Kate Knapp Johnson, author of When Orchids Were Flowers, This Perfect Life, and Wind Somewhere and Shade, is presenting a craft talk on the prose poem.
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