March 8: Theodore Dreiser Visiting Writers Series welcomes Daiva Markelis

Daiva Markelis, author of White Field, Black Sheep: A Lithuanian-American Life will read from her work as part of the Theodore Dreiser Visiting Writers Series.

A question and answer session and book signing will follow.

The reading is free and open to the public. This event is made possible with the assistance of the Creative Writing Committee and the College of Arts and Sciences.

When: March 8, 2017

Starts at: 3:30 pm

Ends at: 4:30 pm

Where: Landini Center for Performing & Fine Arts, University Art Gallery

Amy Ash, 575-312-5053

April 13: Poetry with Environmental Themes

Special event for the ICS seminar this week- A poetry reading


April 13, 2016 –  12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Hulman Memorial Student Union, Room 316

Info: Eric Anderson – 812-237-8052 –

A poetry reading and slide show of work that includes environmental and conservation themes will be put on by students and faculty from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, April 13 in Hulman Memorial Student Union, Room 316.

This event is a departure from the usual more academic seminars that have been held weekly for the Institute for Community Sustainability seminar series this term. The public and students in particular are invited.