The University of Cincinnati’s esteemed creative writing program kicks off its annual Visiting Writers Series with a pair of talented writers. Marisa Crawford is the author most recently of a poetry collection dubbed The Haunted House, which has been called the “spawn of Emily Dickinson and Judy Blume.”
Jack Pendarvis is the author of two short story collections, both of which have been compared to the humorous works of George Saunders
4 p.m. Friday. Free. UC’s Elliston Room, 646 Langsam Library, University of Cincinnati campus, Clifton Heights, 513-556-5860.