Antioch Writers' Workshop

Arts & Culture
10:45 am
Sun October 27, 2013

2013 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Cathy Essinger

Cathy Essinger at the Antioch Writers' Workshop
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In July, the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and for the month of October we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

For the final week of the month, we hear from Cathy Essinger, the author of 3 books of poetry.  Her work has been featured on The Writers' Almanac and Conrad's Corner here on WYSO.

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Arts & Culture
10:40 am
Sun October 20, 2013

2013 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Jeffrey Ford

Jeffrey Ford at the 2013 Antioch Writers' Workshop

In July, the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and for the month of October we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

This week we hear from Jeffrey Ford, the author of numerous novels and short stories whose work has appeared in journals, magazines and anthologies from Mad Magazine to The Oxford Book of American Short Stories. Here Ford reads from his novel The Shadow Years.

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Arts & Culture
10:45 am
Sun October 13, 2013

2013 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Matthew Goodman

Matthew Goodman at the Antioch Writers' Workshop

In July, the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and for the month of October we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

This week we hear Matthew Goodman read from his latest book 80 Days.  He begins by giving some background on this book's subject, Nellie Bly.

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Around the Miami Valley
6:16 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

WYSO Weekend: October 6, 2013

Artisit James Pate works with DECA Students
Jerry Kenney

In this edition of WYSO Weekend:

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Arts & Culture
10:45 am
Sun October 6, 2013

2013 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Jen Violi

Jen Violi at the Antioch Writers' Workshop

In July, the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and for the month of October we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

This week we hear from Jen Violi, a Pittsburgh native who's also lived in Dayton and is an Antioch Writers' Workshop alum.  Violi reads from her debut novel Putting Makeup on Dead People, the story of a young woman named Donna.

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