University of Pittsburgh

Pitt is where ... Jeanne Marie Laskas will teach you how to talk with difficult characters. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Irina Reyn will teach you to write from the dark side. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Yona Harvey will teach you how to become your own best teacher. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Bill Lychack will help you turn self doubt into a powerful writing tool. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Peter Trachtenberg will teach you to find the music in facts. Learn More >
Pitt is where... Lynn Emanuel will help you get over the perfect poem fetish. Learn More >
Pitt is where... Ellen McGrath Smith will show you how to walk the line between prose and poetry. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Dawn Lundy Martin will teach you to sing the song that cannot be sung. Learn More >
Pitt is where... Tom McWhorter will get you and your craft elements working hard. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Katie Booth will teach you to know and love beautiful sentences. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Geeta Kothari will show you how to reinvent the family memoir. Learn More >
Pitt is where... Cindy Skrzycki will teach you to write like an athlete—in a good way. Learn More >
Pitt is where ... Jeff Oaks will teach you the art of attention. Learn More >

Events

Jan 18

Black Futures: Poet Fred Moten & Visual Artist LaToya Ruby Frazier -- Reading, Lecture, and Conversation

Poet Fred Moten is the author of ten books, including The Feel Trio (Letter Machine Editions), which was the 2014 winner of the Learn More >

Feb 15

Hannah Tinti at PCWS

Hannah Tinti is the author of the novel The Good Thief, for which she received the Alex Award from the American Library Association, the Center Learn More >

Mar 01

Black Futures: Poet Carl Phillips & Visual Artist Laylah Ali -- Reading, Lecture, and Conversation

Carl Phillips is the author of numerous books of poetry, including Reconnaissance (2015), Silverchest (2013), Double Shadow (2011), and Speak Low ( Learn More >

Mar 22

Pulitzer Prize-winning Critic Margo Jefferson at PCWS

Margo Jefferson is the author of On Michael Jackson and Negroland: A Memoir, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her other honors Learn More >

Apr 05

Homecoming: Four Pitt Alumni Poets Reading at PCWS

Jennifer Kwon Dobbs is the author of Paper Pavilion, a recipient of the White Pine Press Poetry Prize and the New England Poetry Club’ Learn More >

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