8 episodes

Ten acclaimed writers come to campus to meet with students and to offer public readings.

2010 Living Writers (Video-Small) Colgate University

    • Books

Ten acclaimed writers come to campus to meet with students and to offer public readings.

    • video
    Rattawut Lapcharoensap

    Rattawut Lapcharoensap

    He is the author of Sightseeing, a collection of short stories, which won the Asian American Literary Award, and he was chosen for the National Book Foundation's inaugural "5 Under 35" program.

    • 39 min
    • video
    Mohsin Hamid

    Mohsin Hamid

    The author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist, which became an international bestseller, reads from his work.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    • video
    V.S. Naipaul

    V.S. Naipaul

    V. S. Naipaul has published more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction, including A House for Mr. Biswas, In a Free State (winner of the 1971 Booker Prize), and A Bend in the River.

    • 43 min
    • video
    Colgate professor Peter Balakian

    Colgate professor Peter Balakian

    He is the author of many books including a new book of poems, Ziggurat, as well as June-tree: New and Selected Poems, 1974-2000.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    • video
    Frances Hwang

    Frances Hwang

    Her short story collection, Transparency, won the American Academy of Arts and Letters’s Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and a PEN/Beyond Margins Award.

    • 46 min
    • video
    Mark Ravenhill

    Mark Ravenhill

    Ravenhill is a British playwright, actor and journalist best known for the plays Shopping & F***ing, Some Explicit Polaroids, and Mother Clapp’s Molly House.

    • 1 hr

Top Podcasts In Books

More by Colgate University