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Get excited for the 2012 TURNSTYLE series!

The reader list for 2012 is up!  Check out the Calendar page for more info.


Spring 2011 is here!

Check out the calendar section for the reader lists for the 2011 Turnstyle Reading Series. The upcoming dates are March 9th, March 21st, and April 7th. We hope to see you there!

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April reading!

~Thursday, April 15st~

LOCATION: John Jay College of Criminal Justice,
Room 630, 899 Tenth Avenue (at 60th Street).

Faculty readers:

Pamela Laskin, Julie Agoos, Adam Berlin

MFA student readers:

Curtis Jensen, Danielle Davidson, Deonne Kahler, Stefanie Lipsey,

Sunil Yapa, Maria Dilorenzo, Kevin MacDonald, Mardi Jaskot

March reading!

~Wednesday, March 10th~

Faculty readers:

Rick Pearse & Emily Raboteau

MFA readers:

Sarah Feeley, Frank Boudreaux, Jenna Telesca, Ann Podracky, Sangamithra Iyer, Sharon Dennis Wyeth, Rebecca Watkins, Anne Saidman


Segal Theater

365 5th Avenue ( at 34th street)

Readings are free and open to the public.  Start time is 6:30pm

Turnstyle, a new cross-genre MFA reading series features the faculty and students of four CUNY graduate creative writing programs. Each evening, two faculty readers and eight second-year MFA creative writing students will read a mix of non-fiction, plays, fiction, and poems.

Co-sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, MFA in Creative Writing Affiliation Group and Center for the Humanities… All a part of The City University of New York

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First Reading, 2010 TURNSTYLE series

Please join us for the first reading of the 2010 Turnstyle Season!

February 9th, 2010

Faculty readers: Jan Heller Levi & John Weir
MFA readers: Christine Rath, Ken Walker, Kevin Mullany, Robert Wargas, Simone Kearney, Kaitlyn Greenidge, Amy Veach, Karen Clark

6:30-8:30 @ the CUNY Graduate Center @ 365 5th Avenue, 34th Street

Videos from last season

Visit our Video page to watch Louis Asekoff, Kimiko Hahn and CUNY MFA students read at the Turnstyle inaugural event on February 9, 2009.