The Department of Writing at Ithaca College has posted the lineup for their Fall 2011 Distinguished Visiting Writers Series. There are some phenomenal writers coming, and we are very fortunate to have this going on right here in Ithaca. Check out the full schedule here.
The first one is this Wednesday, Sept 7th:
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
7:30p.m., Clark Lounge, Campus Center
Amitava Kumar is the author of several works of non-fiction and a novel. His latest book, A Foreigner Carrying in the Crook of His Arm a Tiny Bomb, was described by The New York Times as a “perceptive and soulful” meditation on “the cultural and human repercussions” of the global war on terror. Kumar is Professor of English at Vassar College.