Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

American Experience 737 – with Susan Straight January 30, 2018

We were thrilled to host writer Susan Straight in The Betsy Writer’s Room as an artist in residence. She sent us an update recently, so we’re sharing her work: A big literary map of the US, featuring all regional fiction, to remind the nation that we are not red or blue states. It’s the first […]

FIU Exile Studies to host Betsy Writer in Residence Boris Sandler November 2, 2017

You are cordially invited to attend a panel discussion on Giving Voice to the Exile: The Role of Publishing Houses and Newsprint in Bridging Cultural and Intellectual Divides. The panel will take place on Thursday, November 9, at 3:30-5:00, in GL 220, MMC (See flyer for details).  Moderated by Professor Heather Russell and composed of […]

The Betsy’s Writers for Young Readers Series Presents Pablo Cartaya

FIU and The Betsy Writers for Young Readers Series present Pablo Cartaya, Author of The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamura Wednesday, November 8 at 6:30pm at FIU, Main Campus. For information, call the FIU English Department at 305-348-2874.

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