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Sponsored by the Elliston Poetry Fund, the Robert and Adele Schiff Fund for Contemporary Fiction, and the Taft Research Center, the Visiting Writers series brings distinguished writers to UC's campus each year. While traditionally these visit are hosted in the Elliston Room itself, the 2021 series will be hosted via Zoom with registration links below.

As always, all readings are free and open to the public.

Visiting Writers Series, Spring 2022

Hoa Nguyen
Poetry as Radicalization & Liberation for BIPOC & Marginalized People Conversation Series 
Cosponsored by the Taft Research Center
February 2, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration:
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8WPR-zxQS0OofzybgZyFyg

Divya Victor
Poetry Reading

February 16, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration:
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIrceqqqjgrGdML9P5bjt8J4KSC3oQKcM99

Donika Kelly

Poetry as Radicalization & Liberation for BIPOC & Marginalized People Conversation Series 
Cosponsored by the Taft Research Center
February 23, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration:
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RfwNHyZ9TVuBStzvhElMpg

Heid E. Erdrich
"Acts of Art: Poetry as Institutional Intervention"
March 7, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration: 
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIvdOCqrTMqGNc1OZxOF_BwMJbW268IGqjQ
Poet, curator, and collaborative interdisciplinary artist Heid E. Erdrich will lead a talk on poetry and text intervention at art museums, landmarks, colleges and other institutions. Audience will be asked to consider brief exercises for their own interventions. 

Heid E. Erdrich
Poetry as Radicalization & Liberation for BIPOC & Marginalized People Conversation Series
Cosponsored by the Taft Research Center  
March 9, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration: 
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3vvjsOM4SB-CeOVaUdQDIw

Heid E. Erdrich
Poetry Reading
March 10, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration: 
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrdumoqTIuHtzbo7YdbkzbPl1NNR6FN5O6

Craig Santos Perez 
Poetry as Radicalization & Liberation for BIPOC & Marginalized People Conversation Series 
Cosponsored by the Taft Research Center  
April 6, 2022; 7:00 pm EST
Zoom registration:
https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eY-RNzsyQxSbkOzf2sneEg