C.K. Williams Reading Series

The C.K. Williams Reading Series, named in honor of the late Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning poet C.K. Williams, who served on Princeton’s Creative Writing faculty for 20 years, showcases senior thesis students of the Program in Creative Writing with established writers as special guests.

Additional readings for the spring are planned for March 2022. More details to come.

Donald G. Drapkin Studio, Lewis Arts complex

Brandon Taylor, whose novel "Real Life" was shortlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize, and eight creative writing seniors read from their work as part of the C.K. Williams Reading Series. FREE and open to the public; tickets required.

Donald G. Drapkin Studio, Lewis Arts complex

First Nation Canadian writer, journalist, memoirist, and teacher Terese Marie Mailhot and several creative writing seniors read from their work as part of the C.K. Williams Reading Series. FREE and open to the public; tickets required.

Donald G. Drapkin Studio, Lewis Arts complex

Poet Chen Chen, winner of the Thom Gunn Award and a Pushcart Prize, and several creative writing seniors read from their work as part of the C.K. Williams Reading Series. FREE and open to public; tickets required.

Donald G. Drapkin Studio, Lewis Arts complex

Poet Raena Shirali, winner of the 2018 Milt Kessler Poetry Book Award and the 2021 Hudson Prize, and several creative writing seniors read from their work as part of the C.K. Williams Reading Series. FREE and open to public; tickets required.

Questions?

For details about readings and the Program in Creative Writing, contact Program Associate Erin West, erin.west@princeton.edu.