2010 Living Writers (Video-Small)
by Colgate University English Department
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Ten acclaimed writers come to campus to meet with students and to offer public readings.
|1||CleanVideoRattawut Lapcharoensap||He is the author of Sightseeing, a collection of short stories, which won the Asian American Literary Award, and he was chosen for the National Book Foundation's inaugural "5 Under 35" program.||9/30/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoMohsin Hamid||The author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist, which became an international bestseller, reads from his work.||10/7/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoV.S. Naipaul||V. S. Naipaul has published more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction, including A House for Mr. Biswas, In a Free State (winner of the 1971 Booker Prize), and A Bend in the River.||10/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoColgate professor Peter Balakian||He is the author of many books including a new book of poems, Ziggurat, as well as June-tree: New and Selected Poems, 1974-2000.||10/21/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoFrances Hwang||Her short story collection, Transparency, won the American Academy of Arts and Letters’s Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and a PEN/Beyond Margins Award.||10/28/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoMark Ravenhill||Ravenhill is a British playwright, actor and journalist best known for the plays Shopping & F***ing, Some Explicit Polaroids, and Mother Clapp’s Molly House.||11/11/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoTessa Hadley||Hadley is the author of three highly praised novels, Accidents in the Home, which was longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award, Everything Will Be All Right, and The Master Bedroom.||11/18/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoLW_PeterBalakianQ&A-H.264 for iPod video and iPhone 320x240 (QVGA)||--||1/3/2011||Free||View In iTunes|