Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

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.

Welcoming Poet Jennifer Grotz in October October 16, 2017

The Betsy Writer’s Room is pleased to welcome poet Jennifer Grotz to Miami Beach this October. A wonderful poet from University of Rochester, Grotz was recently featured by the Academy of American Poets ( on their Poem-A-Day feature. For more on this and other poets, visit the website.

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