The Fall 2022 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series, beginning Sept. 8, will feature acclaimed writers from around the world. The series, hosted by Cornell’s Creative Writing Program in the College of Arts and Sciences, brings innovative, award-winning authors to read from their work on Cornell’s Ithaca campus.
All readings are free and open to the public, and take place on Thursdays at 5 p.m. in Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium, G70 Klarman Hall. Each event closes with a live Q&A and is followed by a book signing with books for purchase on-site from Buffalo Street Books.
On Sept. 8, novelist NoViolet Bulawayo MFA ’10 will read from her fiction. On September 29, poet Solmaz Sharif will read from her work. On Oct. 20, the Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading will feature Zalaznick Distinguished Visiting Writer Sandeep Parmar reading from her work, followed by a conversation with Valzhyna Mort, associate professor of literatures in English (A&S).