Marie Manilla

Calendar of Events - 2017

JANUARY

Jan. 1 - 7: Visiting Faculty Member, West Virginia Wesleyan's Low- Residency MFA Program. 

FEBRUARY

Feb. 14: "More Than Words" Literary Reading Series. Books & Brews, Hurricane, WV. 6:00 - 7:30. Free and everyone welcome. 

APRIL 

April 1: Morehead State University Writing Project. I'll be leading a workshop with writers Mary Moore, Rachael Peckham, and S. Diane Wellman. 

April 18: Guest reader at Glenville State College, Glenville, WV. Details TBA

April 27: Reading with Julia Johnson and R. Dean Johnson at "Page and Pints Reading Series," Apollo Pizza. Richmond, KY. Time TBA. 

MAY

May 13: Group reading by contributors to the new WVU Press Anthology, Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia. Empire Books, Huntington, WV. 7:00pm 

JUNE 

June 9 - 11: Mountain Heritage Literary Festival, fiction workshop leader. Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN. 

June 21: Creative Writing Master for Allegheny Echoes, workshop & reading, Marlinton, WV. 

June 22: Cal Price Series Writing Workshop Leader, Pearl Buck Birthday Celebration. Hillsboro, WV. 

June 29: Women Writers' Panel. WV Governor's School. Marshall University.

SEPTEMBER

Sept. 28: Presentation during Banned Books Week. Drinko Library, Marshall Unversity. 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

NOVEMBER

Nov. 4: West Virginia Writers' Fall Conference. I'll be leading workshops on plotting the novel. Tamarack Arts Center, Beckley, WV. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Registration available here: http://wvwriters.org/fall-conference/

 Calendar of Events - 2018

FEBRUARY 

Feb. 2-3: Keynote Speaker, Mildred Haun Conference, Walters State Community College, Morristown, TN. Details TBA.