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Distinguished Visiting Writers Series

Each year, the MFA faculty invites authors and editors to Greensboro for our Distinguished Visiting Writers Series, which features virtual and on-campus readings, workshops, and master classes. Guests have included poet laureates and winners of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the PEN/Hemingway Award, among others.

Past Events

April 7, 2022 | 7:00 PM | UNCG Faculty Center, 402 College Avenue, Campus

Stuart Dischell Faculty Poetry Reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro and The Greensboro Review will host a poetry reading by Stuart Dischell on […]


March 24, 2022 | 7:00PM | Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street.

Eli Cranor Fiction Reading

Scuppernong Books, The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro, and The Greensboro Review will host a fiction reading Eli Cranor […]


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March 17, 2022 | 7:00 PM | Elliott University Center Auditorium

An Evening with Natasha Trethewey, Former U.S. Poet Laureate and Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro, The Greensboro Review, and The UNCG African American and African Diaspora Studies Program […]


Kasey Jueds-Rhett Trull Reading Poster

March 4, 2022 | T.B.A. | Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street, Greensboro

Kasey Jueds and Rhett Iseman Trull Poetry Reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro and Cave Wall will host a poetry reading Kasey Jueds and Rhett Iseman […]


February 25, 2022 | 7:00 PM | Scuppernong Books, 304 South Elm Street

Glenn Bertram and Rebecca Ethridge Thesis Reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro will host a fiction and poetry reading by Glenn Bertram and Rebecca Ethridge […]


James Jabar Reading Poster

February 22, 2022 | 7:00PM | Zoom

James Jabar Alumni Poetry Reading

The Conference on African American and African Diasporic Cultures and Experiences, The African American and African Diaspora Studies Program, and […]


February 18, 2022 | 7:00 PM | Scuppernong Books, 304 South Elm Street

Emma Boggs and Cat Robinson Thesis Reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro will host a fiction and poetry reading by Emma Boggs and Cat Robinson […]