LR Visiting Writers Series

  • Dates: 4/18/2024
  • Lenoir-Rhyne University

  • Hickory, NC 28601
  • 7:00 PM
  • Price: Free
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The Visiting Writers Series, established in 1988, features readings and presentations by authors who have distinguished themselves in literature and often meet with students to discuss the stories behind their works. The series’ mission remains the promotion of literary experiences with contemporary writers meant to engage and educate young people at LR. All events, which take place on the LR campus in Hickory unless otherwise noted, are free, and the public is welcome to attend. 


Visiting Writers Include: 

September 14, 2023, Lynda Barry 

October 12, 2023, Kaitlin Curtice

November 9, 2023, N. K. Jemisin

February 13, 2024, Ed Yong

March 21, 2024, Robert Hass

April 18, 2024, Michaela Goade