Latest News: Faculty Engagement Corps Journal Day 1: On the road
The Farm at Holstein Dip: An Iowa Boyhood by Carroll Englehardt will be available Aug. 15, from the Bur Oak Books series of the University of Iowa Press. Story
A new book by Dagmar Nissen Munn tells the story of her father, George Nissen, who invented the trampoline at the UI.
Story from: KVOA
The film of Cutting for Stone by University of Iowa Writers' Workshop alumnus Abraham Verghese will be directed by Oscar winner Susanne Beir.
Story from: India West
Eric Goodman will read from his new novel about love and identity theft at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, in Prairie Lights Books and live on the University of Iowa’s Writing University website. Story
University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop alumnus Andrew Malan Milward will read from his prize-winning collection of short stories, "The Agriculture Hall of Fame," at 7 p.m. Monday, June 25. Story
Author Larry Baker, a University of Iowa alumnus and faculty member, is interviewed about his new novel.
Story from: WUWM
Carmela Ciuraru will read from her new book, "Nom de Plume," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, in Prairie Lights Books and on the University of Iowa's website for the Virtual Writing University. Story
International Writing Program alumna Lola Shoneyin is interviewed about her new book, Cautious as Serpents.
Story from: il Recensore
The new memoir by Jarhead author Anthony Swofford, an alumnus and former faculty member of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, is reviewed.
Story from: Sacramento Press
The University of Iowa Press has just released "Metawritings: Toward a Theory of Nonfiction" by Jill Talbot. Story