Creative Nonfiction to be Shared at Duquesne Coffeehouse Reading
Creative nonfiction writings will be shared at the Duquesne University Coffeehouse Reading Series on Tuesday, March 18, at 7 p.m. in the Barnes & Noble Café.
Clint Benjamin, adjunct professor of English, and Karen Dietrich, adjunct writing instructor at Westmoreland County Community College and the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, will share their original creative nonfiction works.
Sponsored by the English department, the Coffeehouse series is aimed at developing the creative writing and arts community on campus. It features established writers, Duquesne students and other emerging writers.
All readings are free and open to the public.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.