Professional Writers Series: Brian Doyle, “Doyle’s Book of Unwritten Rules”
Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
WSU Vancouver Professional Writer's Series
February — April 2013
Washington State University Vancouver’s Professional Writers Symposium introduces students and guests to award-winning writers from a variety of literary genres. On Thursday evenings from February through April, six Northwest writers will speak about the trajectory of their careers including their achievements and setbacks. Gain insight into the writing process and the ways these artists intersect with their creative communities. You may even find new ways to navigate your own literary career path.
Doyle’s Book of Unwritten Rules
Brian Doyle is an award-winning novelist, essayist and editor of the University of Portland's Portland Magazine, annually ranked among the 10 best university magazines in America. His recent novel, “Mink River,” has been compared to Dylan Thomas's “Under Milk Wood” and Sherwood Anderson's “Winesburg, Ohio.” His latest work “Grace Notes,” engages the spirit in 37 essays. Doyle's other books include “Saints Passionate & Peculiar, Credo,” and “Two Voices,” winner of a Christopher Award and a Catholic Press Association Book Award. The author’s essays have appeared in The American Scholar, The Atlantic Monthly, Orion, Commonweal and Harper’s, among other periodicals.
Library (VLIB), room 264
Who can participate:
Contact for more information:
Howard Aaron, firstname.lastname@example.org
WSU Vancouver English Department
About WSU Vancouver:
WSU Vancouver is a premier, non-residential research university located in Vancouver, WA that offers 20 bachelor’s degrees, nine master’s degrees, two doctorate degrees and more than 37 fields of study.