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ITHACA, NY — An exciting array of visiting writers will take part in three days of readings, panel discussions and other events during the New Voices Festival, hosted by Ithaca College April 22–24. All of the events are free and open to the public.

The festival brings writers at the beginning stages of burgeoning literary careers to share fiction, poetry, plays,...

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ITHACA, NY — American Book Award winner Julia Glass will read from her work at Ithaca College on Tuesday, April 7. Free and open to the public, the reading will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.

Glass’s debut novel, “Three Junes,” won the 2002 National Book Award for Fiction. Her other books include “And the Dark Sacred Night,”...

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ITHACA, NY — Poet Li-Young Lee will give a free public reading at Ithaca College on Wednesday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall.

Lee won the American Book Award in 1995 for “The Winged Seed: A Remembrance,” a memoir of his family’s flight from China — where his...

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ITHACA, NY — Naturalist, environmental advocate and nonfiction writer Janisse Ray will give a free public reading at Ithaca College on Thursday, Feb. 19. Winner of the American Book Award for “Ecology of a Cracker Childhood,” Ray will speak at 7:30 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall. Her appearance is sponsored by the ...

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ITHACA, NY — The Distinguished Visiting Writers Series at Ithaca College will host a free public reading by award-winning novelist Victor LaValle on Wednesday, Nov. 12. The 7:30 p.m. presentation in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall, will be followed by a question-and-answer session and book...

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