On-Campus Readings

Hollins University and the Jackson Center for Creative Writing have a long history of hosting readings by accomplished and inspiring writers in all genres. Check out our upcoming events for information about future readings and enjoy audio from prior readings below or at archive.com. 

Novelist Tom Drury cracks jokes and reads from his latest book, “Pacific.” Essayist Amy Leach shares the lyric philosophy of “Things That Are.”

U.S. Poet Laureate and Hollins alumna Natasha Trethewey gives a poetry reading.

Poet C.D. Wright reads her poetry.