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Author Reading: Glover Davis
Friday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m.
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing presents a reading with author Glover Davis as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series. A Professor Emeritus of Creative Writing at San Diego State University, Davis is the author of six poetry collections including “My Cap of Darkness.” An alumnus of Fresno State and the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop, his work has appeared in journals including The Southern Review, Poetry, and Prairie Schooner. Location: Alice Peters Auditorium, inside the University Business Center, 5245 N. Backer Ave. Admission is free, and parking is free in lots P5 and P6. Details: www.fresnostate.edu/creativewriting or 559.278.1569.

Author Reading: Fresno State MFA Faculty
Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing presents a reading with the MFA Faculty as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series. Faculty authors Steven Church, Corrinne Clegg Hales, John Hales, Randa Jarrar, and Tim Skeen will read from their latest award-winning works. Location: Alice Peters Auditorium, inside the University Business Center, 5245 N. Backer Ave. Admission is free, and parking costs $3 in lots P5 and P6. Details: www.fresnostate.edu/creativewriting or 559.278.1569.

Author Reading: Shawn Wen
Thursday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing presents a reading with author Shawn Wen as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series. A San Francisco-based writer and public radio producer, Wen is the author of the nonfiction book “A Twenty Minute Silence Followed by Applause,” a book-length essay on the mime Marcel Marceau, from Sarabande Books. Her writing has appeared in The New Inquiry, the Seneca Review, and The Iowa Review, and her radio work has broadcast on This American Life, Freakonomics Radio, and Marketplace. Location: Alice Peters Auditorium, inside the University Business Center, 5245 N. Backer Ave. Admission is free, and parking costs $3 in lots P5 and P6. Details: www.fresnostate.edu/creativewriting or 559.278.1569.

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