Read about Isabel Wilkerson’s visit to campus as part of The President’s Reading Series: Literature of Social Import.
News & Announcements Archive
September 19, 2013
Alice McDermott on National Book Award Longlist for Fiction By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The National Book Foundation today announced its longlist for the 2013 National Book Award in Fiction, and the list of notable novelists includes our own Alice McDermott.
July 30, 2013
Alumna Paints Rich Picture of Immigrant Experience By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
In her novel Americanah, Chimamanda Adichie ’04 explores how we talk (and don’t talk) about race.
May 29, 2013
Writing Seminars Alum Talks About Her New Novel By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Jessica Anya Blau’s third novel, The Wonder Bread Summer, chronicles misadventures of a California college student in the early 1980s.
March 8, 2013
Alum Jami Attenberg Returns to Baltimore for Readings By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Her third novel, The Middlesteins, was recently named a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction.
October 1, 2012
Wayne Biddle Offers Wit, Wisdom for Living in Nuclear World By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
“The title is obviously a little bit tongue-in-cheek,” says Wayne Biddle of his newest book, A Field Guide to Radiation (Penguin Books, 2012).
December 14, 2009
Brad Leithauser’s Poem Featured on PBS NewsHour By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
“From Here to There” is the weekly poem on PBS NewsHour’s Art Beat.
October 20, 2009
Alumna Author: Family Ties, Fateful Lives By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Padma Viswanathan MA ’04 has published her first novel, The Toss of a Lemon, which follows a young woman through her life amid social and political upheaval in southern India from 1896 to the early 1960s.
July 16, 2008
The Poet’s Poet By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Read Mary Jo Salter’s interview with The Atlantic.
April 20, 2008
Transport Phenomenon By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Short fiction by Tristan Davies featured in Johns Hopkins Magazine.