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On Tuesday, March 29, 2011, Randolph-Macon College will host award-winning writer
Cathryn Hankla as she offers a reading of her poetry and prose, including selections
from her newly published volume of short stories, Miracle Fish. The reading
and discussion will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Washington Room of Washington
and Franklin Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
Hankla will offer insights into her work and the writing process. She directs the
Jackson Center for Creative Writing at Hollins University and serves as Poetry Editor
for The Hollins Critic. The Virginia native has published some dozen books in multiple
genres, including novels, short story collections, and poetry. Her work has been
recognized by the Academy of American Poets, PEN, and the Virginia Commission for
The reading is cosponsored by R-MC’s First-Year Experience
program, the Washington
Literary Society, the Merrill Munyan Fund, and The Stylus, Randolph-Macon
College’s Journal of Creative Writing. Hankla’s appearance is one of a number of
special events celebrating The Stylus during the 2010-2011 academic year.
For more information, contact Professor Bryan Giemza at (804) 752-7286.