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Arkansas International Benefit Featuring Ozakwaaba
The literary journal, The Arkansas International, will have a benefit featuring music by afropop and reggae band Ozakwaaba at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at Stage 18 in Fayetteville.
Apply for Department of English's New Living Learning Community
Whether you're a declared English major or if you're just passionate about reading and discussing popular culture, you need to check out the English Literature and Writing Living Leaning Community.
Reading by Acclaimed Poet Jennifer Grotz
The U of A Program in Creative Writing and Translation welcomes acclaimed poet Jennifer Grotz, who will offer a free public reading of her work at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, in the Graduate Education Building auditorium.
Brown Chair Writing and Community Revitalization Project Enters Third Year
A project called SISTA — Students Involved in Sustaining Their Arkansas — involves high school students throughout Arkansas in projects that promise to revitalize their home towns and regions.
Reading by Novelist Marie-Helene Bertino
Acclaimed novelist Marie-Helene Bertino will give a free public reading of her work at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Graduate Education building auditorium on the U of A campus.
University of Arkansas Press Poet to Read at Open Mouth Reading Series
Jacob Shores-Argüello will take part in the Fayetteville poetry reading series at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at The Nines.
Sturgis International Fellowship for Students Seeking International Research or Internships
The Fulbright College Honors Program is once again accepting applications for the prestigious Sturgis International Fellowship. The deadline to submit is 4 p.m. Thursday, March 1.
With U of A Help, Arkansas High School Students Write Business Plans to Better Their Communities
Arkansas high school students are improving their communities through SISTA, a project of the Brown Chair in English Literacy in Fulbright College by researching a community need and writing a business proposal.
Open Mouth Poetry Festival
The Open Mouth Reading Series, curated by alumni and current students of the Program in Creative Writing and Translation, is hosting a 5-day, 5-stage event from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2.
True Lit Festival Kicks Off with Poet Kaveh Akbar
Award-winning Iranian American poet Kaveh Akbar kicks off this year's True Lit Fayetteville Literary Festival at 2 p.m. this Sunday, Oct. 22, in the Fayetteville Public Library.