2016-2017 Guest Writers Series

The Salt Lake City Arts Council continues a partnership with the University of Utah Department of English and Creative Writing Program to present the Guest Writers Series. A monthly series, scheduled on Thursday evening, brings in contemporary writers from across the county. The public readings are held at the Finch Lane Gallery and are free.


2016-2017 Guest Writers Series Season


Thursday, September 15

Jesse Lee Kercheval

Lidia Yuknavitch


Thursday, November 3

Renee Gladman

Catie Crabtree


Thursday, January 26

Tung-Hui Hu


Thursday, February 2

Sean Hill

Jessica Alexander


Thursday, February 22

Linda Bierds

Davis McCombs


Friday, March 10, noon

Colloquium with Viet Thanh Nguyen


Thursday, April 6

Lily Hoang


Thursday, April 20

University of Utah Creative Writing Faculty