Category Archives: Events On-Campus

Poet and Chicano/Latino Activist Writer Rigoberto González Visits for National Day on Writing

The National Council of Teachers of English sponsors the National Day on Writing annually to recognize “the significance of writing in our national life, to draw attention to the remarkable variety of writing we engage in, and to help writers … Continue reading

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Rick Moody Comes to Frequency North on September 26

The Frequency North writers series at The College of Saint Rose hosts the first visiting author of the season: Rick Moody. Moody will read at 7:30pm on Thursday, September 26 in the Standish Rooms, second floor of the Events and … Continue reading

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An Interview with Michael Meyerhofer

Frequency North graduate assistant and MFA student Jacqueline Kirkpatrick had a chance to recently interview poet Michael Meyerhofer, who will be reading with Darin Strauss at this coming installment of the Frequency North reading series on March 28. Jacqueline’s been enjoying … Continue reading

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An Interview with Kaya Oakes

Kaya Oakes likes to keep busy. “I guess I hate free time,” she emailed from sunny California, where she teaches writing at University of California’s Berkeley campus. Oakes founded Kitchen Sink Magazine ten years ago and is the author of Telegraph, a … Continue reading

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An Interview with David Yezzi

David Yezzi is passionate about the performance of poetry. “I don’t think a poem is alive until it is read out loud,” says the Albany native. Yezzi, an actor and the co-founder of Thick Description, a San Francisco theater company, has performed … Continue reading

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Radical Catholic Author Kaya Oakes and Albany-Born Poet David Yezzi Come to Frequency North on March 21

The Frequency North writers series at The College of Saint Rose resumes speed with readings by Catholic activist-author Kaya Oakes and Albany-born poet David Yezzi. Oakes and Yezzi will read Thursday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Hubbard Interfaith … Continue reading

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Frequency North Writers Series: Poet/Educators Georgia A. Popoff and Quraysh Ali Lansana on March 29th!

The 2011-12 Frequency North visiting writers reading series at The College of Saint Rose draws to a close on a different note with poet/educators Georgia A. Popoff and Quraysh Ali Lansana discussing their guide to poetry in the classroom and … Continue reading

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