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Randall Jarrell Celebration April 23-24

Archive photo of Randall JarrellThe final event in the yearlong celebration of Randall Jarrell’s birth a century ago will be held this week at UNCG.

The Randall Jarrell Celebration of Creative Writing and Literary Criticism will be held April 23-24 in the UNCG Faculty Center.

Stuart Dischell, Thomas Lux, Antonya Nelson, Katie Chaple, Sven Berkerts, Stephanie Watts and Travis Denton will be featured.

The emphasis is on master writers and master teachers, explains Dischell – as the event reflects the spirit of the towering UNCG figure, Randall Jarrell.

Dr. Anthony Cuda also will have a master class on literary reviewing at noon Friday at the Faculty Center. All are welcome to attend this master class.

Thursday’s event begin at 8 p.m. with a keynote address by noted memoirist/critic/editor Sven Berkerts.

Friday’s event begins at 6 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 334-5459.