Writers at Newark Reading Group
The Newark Reading Group, an open reading discussion group sponsored by the Rutgers-Newark MFA program and the English Department, met for the first time this evening at the Newark Public Library.
If you’re an aspiring writer, or maybe just looking to expand your horizons, the Reading Group is still looking to fill a few more spots. Registration form and calendar of events listed in the link. (Hat tip: Tayari)
The Reading Series is a major new initiative that brings fifteen nationally prominent writers of fiction, poetry and nonfiction to campus each year; the readings and discussions are free to the public.
The Reading Group, co-sponsored by The Newark Public Library, and led by MFA Fellow Chidi Asoluka, is an intimate and lively discussion group, which uses the texts of the authors in the Reading Series and then provides the opportunity to hear the author read and to ask questions.
Members MUST be able to make a commitment to reading the books, and to coming to the 5 meetings and 4 readings…