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Michael Stoff, Director 305 East 23rd St, CLA 2.102, (G3600) Austin, TX 78712-1250 • 512-471-1442

Speakers 2007/2008

Scott McCloud - September 27, 2007

Best known for his bestselling Understanding Comics (a comic book about comic books), Scott McCloud is also the creator of Zot! and wrote several issues of the Superman comic.

Dominic Smith - November 1, 2007

Author Dominic smith will read from and discuss his new novel, The Beautiful Miscellaneous, the story of the average son of a genius. his earlier book, The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre, is a historical fiction about the madman who pioneered the art of photography.

November 7, 2007
Poet Jason Schneiderman

November 29, 2007
South African novelist, poet and scholar Yvette Christianse


April 2, 2008

Israeli journalist and Hebrew translator Stuart Schoffman


Colum McCann - April 2008

Colum McCann, an alumnus of UT Austin, is author of two collections of short stories and five novels. His 2009 most novel, Let the Great World Spin, won the National Book Award in 2009. Born in Dublin, he now lives in New  York City.


Novelist Tony D'Souza; April 14, 2008

Pulitzer Prize winning poet C.K. Williams, April 16, 2008

Poet Anne Waldman, April 17, 2008

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