Sierra Nevada College is welcoming world-class writers to its low-residency MFA program in Creative Writing. As part of celebrating the this residency, you are invited to join us for any—or all—of these free public events:

MFA EMBSaturday, January 4

  • 7:00-8:00pm—Open Mic

Sunday, January 5

  • 7:00-8:00pm—Community Reading Discussion | Moderators: Suzanne Roberts and June Saraceno

Monday, January 6

  • 6:00-7:30pm—Evening Reading | Randa Jarrar and Brynn Saito

Tuesday, January 7

  • 7:30-9:00pm—Evening Reading | John F. Deane and Billy Ramsell

Thursday, January 9

  • 2:00-2:30pm—From Start to Finish | One Story with Brian Turner
  • 2:30-3:00pm—Panel: How to Submit Your Work | John F. Deane, April Ossmann, Suzanne Roberts & Josh Weil
  • 3:15-4:15pm—Focus on Irish Literature | John F. Deane and Billy Ramsell
  • 5:00-6:30pm—Evening Reading | Colum McCann

Friday, January 10

  • 3:15-4:15pm—On Monsters | Shannon Beets
  • 4:15-5:00pm—On the French Surrealists | June Saraceno
  • 6:00-8:00pm—Evening Reading | SNC Review High School Winners announced with June Saraceno; Reading by Josh Weil

Saturday, January 11

  • 7:00-9:00pm—Two Pines Reading

Schedule is subject to change. All events are HELD in Prim Library. Email us at for more info or if you have any questions about the events.


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