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Winter With the Writers: Justin Cronin reading and master class tonight!

February 13, 2014
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Winter With the Writers: Justin Cronin reading and master class tonight!

Here’s your weekly reminder for Rollins College’s fabulous Winter With the Writers literary festival, which brings a different star author to Orlando each Thursday in February. I gave you the overview last week (here), but in case you forgot, today offers a master class and a reading/onstage interview with Justin Cronin, author of a...
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Poet Charles Simic gives reading and free master class tonight at Rollins

February 6, 2014
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Poet Charles Simic gives reading and free master class tonight at Rollins

As the first event of this year’s Winter With the Writers literary festival, poet Charles Simic appears tonight at Bush Auditorium on the campus of Rollins College. From 4-5:30pm, Simic conducts a master class, which is free and open to the public. At 7pm, he’ll read, be interviewed onstage, and sign books for the...
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Author Azar Nafisi featured in Rollins College’s Winter With the Writers

February 27, 2013
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Author Azar Nafisi featured in Rollins College’s Winter With the Writers

Nafisi, who finally left Iran in the mid-1990s, wrote about this experience and the impact this exercise had on the lives of these oppressed women in her bestselling memoir Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books, which spent 117 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and earned Nafisi a reputation as...
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