Great Brown Nonfiction Writers’ Lecture Series

Date/Time: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Madeleine Blais talk

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Sports Writer Karen Crouse is Featured on the BDH

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
Event type: Nonfiction

Brown Degree Days, Alumni Writers' Forum

Date/Time: Friday, March 13, 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Event type: Nonfiction


The Department of English, Nonfiction Writing Program, presents an “Alumni Writers Forum” on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 4:00 pm in Smith-Buonnano Hall, Rm. 201. This event will feature writers and editors Mimi Dwyer '13, Andrew Marantz '06.5, Dayna Tororici '11.5, and Natalie Villacorta '13, who will read from their work and offer perspectives on attaining careers in nonfiction writing.

Mark Feeney talk

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 04, 2014 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Mark Feeney is a Pulitzer Prize winning culture critic for “The Boston Globe” and writes about art and culture, primarily photography and film. He is currently a Visiting Professor of English in the Nonfiction Writing Program at Brown. Feeney will discuss the creation of a book in a public lecture, “President in the Dark: Writing ‘Nixon at the Movies,’ ” and will demonstrate how he refracts Nixon’s life and career through various Hollywood films and film genres and vice versa.

Doug Anderson talk

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture: James Fallows, The Atlantic Monthly

Date/Time: Monday, April 28, 2014 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: DeCiccio Family Auditorium, College Green
Event type: Nonfiction

(Political Journalism)
Can Journalism Be Saved?  And Should We Care?

Great Brown Nonfiction Writers' Lecture Series 2013-14

Date/Time: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Brown/RISD Hillel, Winnick Chapel
Event type: Nonfiction

Alan Lightman, MIT

(Science Writing)
Writing Science

Kevin Roose's Young Money is Featured on NPR

Date/Time: Thursday, February 20, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
Event type: Nonfiction