Please join us for a series of events celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Yale Review. Speakers include Kevin Young, Cathy Park Hong, Sheila Heti, Ben Lerner, and Dan Chiasson.
6pm-7:15pm, Branford Common Room: Writers at Work: Critics: Who Needs Them?
Open to the public. Students who wish to bring dinner may get food from the dining hall and carry to the common room. Co-sponsored by the Poynter Fellowship in Journalism.
4pm, Linsly-Chittenden 102: Writers at Work: American Poetry as a Social Force
5:30 pm, Linsly-Chittenden 101: Gala Panel: Celebrating 200 Years of The Yale Review: Writing in an Age of Turmoil
Participants: Dan Chiasson, Parul Sehgal, Sheila Heti, Cathy Park Hong, and Robyn Schiff.
Introduced by Langdon Hammer; moderated by Meghan O’Rourke.
11:30 am, WLH 207: Master Class: Sheila Heti on Innovative Writing
Sheila Heti unpacks the craft of writing.
1pm, Linsly-Chittenden 101: Writers at Work: Cathy Park Hong on her work and the politics of being an Asian-American writer today
With Meghan O’Rourke.
3pm, Linsly-Chittenden 101: Writers at Work: Sheila Heti on existentialism and writing across genres
With Noreen Khawaja.