Fall 2008 Events

Friday, October 3rd, 6:30
James Watrous Gallery, Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street, Madison, WI
UWM's Lane Hall and Lisa Moline in collaboration with aquatic zoologist Dr. Rudi Strickler present "Underwater Noise of Rain," a study in how we seek narrative sense through scientific visualization, and how the results are often ambiguous, tenuous, and poetic.

Monday, October 6th, 7:00 pm
Hefter Center, 3271 N Lake Dr.
Junot Díaz, the author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, will be speaking. Presented by the UWM Roberto Hernandez Center.

Thursday, October 9th, 7:30 pm
Hefter Center, 3271 N Lake Dr.
This event will feature all five of the poets who have been named Milwaukee Poet Laureate: John Koethe, Antler, Marilyn Taylor, Peggy Hong and the current Poet Laureate Susan Firer.

Sunday, October 12th, 8:00 am
Hartford & Downer Ave.
Join America's first running-writing team, the UWM Run-Ons, in this 5K race for UWM Alumni Scholarships. (Is this a literary event? Of course it is! http://pantherprowl.net to sign up.)