Campus Events

2021 Distinguished Lecture: Writing When America is Trying to Destroy You

  • April 22, 2021
  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Virtual – Zoom
  • UWM at Waukesha

Writers Derrick Harriell and Kiese Laymon will spend an evening in conversation and investigate the ways in which writing has been a tool of catharsis and survival when the world around them was burning.In addition to discussing historical and contemporary traumas, these writers will share work from their most recent creative works. A brief Q and A will follow their conversation.
April 22nd @ 7pm
Registration is required! Register for this event here!

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