NYS Writers Institute’s Spring Slate

January 13th, 2010, 11:55 am by Greg

Write on!

The New York State Writers Institute has announced its schedule of readings and classic films for the 2010 spring season, and not surprisingly, there are more than a few heavyweights on the slate.

Here are a few highlights:

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Thursday, March 4: Short story master (and MacArthur Foundation fellowship winner) Lydia Davis @ UAlbany’s Campus Center Assembly Hall, Albany

Tuesday, March 16: Cartoonist-playwright-screenwriter (and winner of the Pulitzer Prize and an Academy Award) Jules Feiffer @ the New York State Cultural Education Center’s Terrace Gallery, Albany

Monday, April 12: Award-winning playwright and UAlbany grad Stephen Adly Guirgis @ UAlbany’s Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, Albany

Wednesday, April 14: Booker Prize-winning novelist Michael Ondaatje and non-fiction writer Linda Spalding @ RPI’s Darrin Communication Center, Troy

Thursday, April 22: Award-winning crime novelist Walter Mosley @ UAlbany’s Page Hall, Albany