Randall Horton Tuesday, October 2nd, 12:30-2:00 Atrium Auditorium Randall Horton is a poet and an associate professor of English at the University of New Haven in Connecticut. He is the author of The Definition of Place (2006) and The Lingua Franca of Ninth Street (2009). He is the recipient of the Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award, the Bea González Poetry Award, and a National Endowment of the Arts Literature Fellowship. National Day on Writing Thursday, November 1st, 12:30-1:45 Writing Center Common Area, Preakness Hall Come celebration the national day on writing at William Paterson University’s Writing Center. There will be live music, food and writing activities including a Five Minute Essay Contest. Hadara Bar-Nadav Tuesday, November 13th 12:30-2:00 Atrium Auditorium Hadara Bar-Nadav is an award-winning poet and professor of English language and literature at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is the author of A Glass of Milk to Kiss Goodnight, The Frame Called Ruin, Lullaby (with Exit Sign), Writing Poems, 8th ed, and most recently, The New Nudity. Her awards include a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, the Lucille Medwick Award from the Poetry Society of America, and others. Prof. Sean Molloy’s Student Video Presentations Monday, December 3rd, 2:00-3:30 Cheng Library Auditorium Sean Molloy’s Video Essay Presentation: Professor Sean Molloy will showcase his student’s video essays from his college writing courses.