The Institute of American Indian Arts' (IAIA) Low Residency MFA in Creative Writing presents The Writers Festival -- July 25 - August 1, 2105. Readings by noted authors will take place each night beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium -- located in the Library and Technology Center (LTC) on the IAIA campus -- 83 Avan Nu Po Road, minutes off of Richards Avenue on the south side of Santa Fe. These readings are open to the public and free of charge.
In addition to a slate of published authors, IAIA students will participate in the festival -- with Student Showcase Readings on July 31 and August 1. For a full festival schedule, please visit the event page on Facebook by clicking here.
Some of the authors participating in The Writers Festival include: Ramona Ausubel, Marie-Helene Bertino, Sherwin Bitsui, Ana Castillo, John D'Agata, Natalie Diaz, Melissa Febos, Santee Frazier, Manuel Gonzales, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Ernestine Hayes, Linda Hogan, Pam Houston, Stephen Graham Jones, Chip Livingston, Joan Naviyuk Kane, Derek Palacio, Ismet Prcic, James Thomas Stevens, Elissa Washuta, Claire Vaye Watkins, Ken White, and Orlando White.
Support for these events is provided by the Lannan Foundation.