May 2008

Performance: "The Toymaker's War" by Jennifer Fawcett

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In 1995, Sylvie was an idealistic young journalist who went to Bosnia hoping to write the story that would launch her career. Performances at 5:30 pm and 10:00 pm.
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Premiere of the Iowa New Play Festival

New Play Festival
Iowa New Play Festival

Earlier this month, the Iowa New Play Festival presented more than a dozen new scripts from the University of Iowa Playwrights Workshop and the department's undergraduate playwrights in the UI Theatre Building.

Whenever We Feel Like It poetry reading

The Whenever We Feel Like It Reading Series was co-founded this year by second-year Writers' Workshop poets Emily Pettit and Michelle Taransky. This reading will feature Eric Elshtain and Matthias Regan.
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Dean Young reading

Poet Dean Young, a faculty member in the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop, will read from his new book, Primitive Mentor.
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Second Life Performance: Hannah Holman

Hannah Holman, a cellist for the Maia Quartet, The University of Iowa's string quartet, will be performing in Second Life.

How to attend:

with the Second Life application open, click this SLurl : http://slurl.com/secondlife/Cybrary%20City%20II/20/227/22

or IM Manthone Dragonash for landmark.

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Paul Muldoon reading

Pulitzer Prize-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon, a guest of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, will present a free reading at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 1.
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Paul Muldoon Q & A

Pulitzer Prize-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon, a guest of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, will answer questions at the Dey House.
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