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Through Nov. 22: Feminist author subject of medical exhibit
October 17, 2016

lit-prescripSPOKANE, Wash. – The life of a writer whose physician discouraged her from having a career is the subject of “The Literature of Prescription,” a traveling exhibit from the National Library of Medicine on display through noon Nov. 22 at the academic library at Washington State University Spokane.

Oct. 28: Julian Sands performs as Nobel poet Pinter
October 10, 2016

By Gail Siegel, WSU Performing Arts

julian-sandsPULLMAN, Wash. – British actor and “A Room with a View” film star Julian Sands will perform “A Celebration of Harold Pinter” live at Washington State University’s Jones Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28.

Through April: WSU Libraries celebrate poetry month
April 4, 2016

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

National-Poetry-Month-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – For National Poetry Month in April, Washington State University Libraries is sponsoring three weeklong activities to celebrate all forms of poetry.

March 22: Celebrate WSU authors at Crimson Reads
March 10, 2016

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

Crimson-Reads-2016-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – The published works of Washington State University authors will be recognized at the third annual “Crimson Reads: A Celebration of WSU Authors,” at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the Terrell Library atrium. Crimson Reads is part of WSU Showcase, the annual celebration of faculty, staff and student excellence.

Register by March 31 for April 8 Edible Book Festival
March 1, 2016

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

Edible-Book-Festival-webPULLMAN, Wash. – What better way to enjoy two of life’s greatest pleasures – books and food – than combining them? That’s the premise behind Washington State University Libraries’ inaugural Edible Book Festival on Friday, April 8 – a new offering for WSU Mom’s Weekend.

Feb. 25: Coming-of-age, diversity novelist to read, talk
February 22, 2016

torresPULLMAN, Wash. – Justin Torres, whose 2012 debut novel “We the Animals” follows three half-Puerto Rican brothers who “tear their way through childhood” in Brooklyn, will read and answer questions at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, in the Museum of Art at Washington State University.

Jan. 28: ‘Yellow House’ author talks about AIDS in 1980s
January 6, 2016

By Debbie Brudie, Humanities Planning Group

Treat-by-Steve-Shelton-Images-webPULLMAN, Wash. – Love, relationships and the fear of AIDS in early 1980s Seattle will be the focus as author John Whittier Treat reads from his first novel, “The Rise and Fall of the Yellow House,” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in the Honors Hall lounge at Washington State University.