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The SUNY Plattsburgh English Department invites you to attend the following events. All are free and open to the public — please join us!

Spring 2022

Visiting Writers Series

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We are pleased to present:

  • Randall Horton
    • February 24 at 7 p.m.
    • Cardinal Lounge, Angell College Center

Fall 2021

  • Opening Reception and Tour of Champlain Valley Hall — August 29 at 1 p.m.
  • Open House, Champlain Valley Hall — September 7 from 4 – 6 p.m.

“How-To” Series

These sessions begin at noon in Wilson Commons, Champlain Valley Hall.

  • Writing a Successful Essay — September 16
  • Finding and Getting an Internship — October 6
  • Preparing for Academic Advising and Course Selection — October 21
  • Designing an Effective Resume — November 18

Spring 2021

Writers & their Craft

Writers and their craft poster

Stop by for a listen and then join in on the conversation — we celebrate writers and their craft.

  • Elaine Ostry
    • February 11 at 7 p.m.
  • Anna Battigelli
    • March 18 at 7 p.m.
  • Scott Reznick
    • April 15 at 7 p.m.

Please contact Anna Battigelli ([email protected]) for the Zoom link to join Writers & their Craft. 


Fall 2020

Words on Fire

Words on Fire 2020 Fall reading series poster

Three Tuesday night readings at 7 p.m. via Zoom

The SUNY Plattsburgh English Department invites you to attend the 2020 fall reading series.


Writers on their Craft

Writers on their craft poster; Sara Schaff, Jose Torres, Aimee Baker
  • Sara Schaff on The Invention of Love
    • Sept. 24th at 7 p.m.
  • Jose Torres on his award winning fiction
    • Oct. 22 at 7 p.m.
  • Aimee Baker on her award-winning collection of poems titled Doe
    • Nov. 12 at 7 p.m.

Zoom links will be provided shortly before each event.


English Department Open House

English Department open house poster
  • Aug. 27
  • 12:30 p.m.

Join us and learn more about the English Department and faculty!

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