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      WRITERS RESIST: Louder Together for Free Expression in Riverside


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      October 24, 2019

      Thursday   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

      900 University Avenue
      Riverside, California 92507

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      WRITERS RESIST: Louder Together for Free Expression

      UCR Department of Creative Writing
      Writers Resist: Riverside in collaboration with Pen America
      https://pen.org/press-clip/writers-resist-rally-standing-freedom-speech/
      https://pen.org/event/writers-resist-loudertogether/
      https://pen.org/pen_tags/writers-resist/


      WRITERS RESIST: Louder Together for Free Expression

      Hosted by graduate students in the Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts MFA Program: Ashley Banoub, Brenda Delfino, Jennifer Espinoza , Catherine Gurin, Miguel Perez, Crystal Salas, and Jasmine Smith

      Advised by Allison Adelle Hedge Coke

      Please come support the Riverside writing community as we resist attacks on principles of freedom and justice in our community.

      October 24, 2019
      Thursday, 5:00-7:00 P.M.
      CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South - Round Lab, INTS 1111
      Free and open to the campus

      Hear UCR undergraduates, graduate students, faculty writers, alumni, and community members read works of resistance as part of the Writers Resist movement across the nation. This is a major literary protest and show of strength that began just before the January 2017 Presidential inauguration to signal that all eyes, ears and pens are trained on Washington.

      Readers include:

      FACULTY
      Michael Jayme, Fiction, Creative Writing, Graduate Student Advisor
      Stu Krieger, Screenwriting, Theatre, Film, & Digital Production, Graduate Student Advisor

      GRADUATE STUDENTS
      • MFA Program for Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts (CWPA)
      Alejandra Castillo, Poetry, CWPA
      Brenda Delfino, Poetry, CWPA
      Eileen Elizabeth, Creative Nonfiction, CWPA
      Sam Fernandez, Poetry, CWPA
      Crystal Salas, Poetry, CWPA
      Misha Choudhry, English, PhD program
      Nicole Furtado, English, PhD program

      UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
      Jo Aceves, Creative Writing
      Genesis Alejo, Cellular Molecular Developmental Biology
      Turq Dorionne, Creative Writing
      Ernesto Gonzalez, Neuroscience
      Kate Hon, Theatre, Film, & Digital Production
      Alexander Ida, Psychology
      Daisy Matias, Creative Writing
      Aylin Moreno
      Claus Lucas Aisha Lopez, Creative Writing & Religious Studies
      Breona Taitt, Creative Writing

      WRITERS RESIST CO-ORGANIZERS
      Crystal Salas, MFA Candidate in Creative Writing, Poetry, UCR
      Brenda Delfino, MFA Candidate in Creative Writing, Poetry, UCR

      Please spread the word.
      If you are tweeting about the event, please use:
      #WRITERSRESIST #writeourdemocracy and follow us @ucrwriterresist
      Thank you to our supporters @PENAmerican and @writeourdemocracy for the original series support

      INFORMATION: (951) 827-3245 ucrwritersresist@gmail.com creativewriting.ucr.edu

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: University & Alumni | Performing Arts

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