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SPRING 2017 EVENTS
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JANUARY – MAY, 2017
INSTRUCTING  • ILLUMINATING  •  INSPIRING
The Wittliff Collections will continue to bring you events that will enrich your life! Please stay tuned! To be updated about upcoming events, CLICK HERE


APRIL 29, SATURDAY, 10:30 AM
SYMPOSIUM: THE WORKS AND CAREER OF SANDRA CISNEROS
Sandra Cisneros Symposium
A day-long scholarly symposium on Cisneros' diverse body of work and celebrated career, featuring lectures by scholars from around the country. More information here.
FREE Admission.


APRIL 30, SUNDAY, 2:00 PM
THE WITTLIFF COLLECTIONS PRESENT:

SANDRA CISNEROS PUBLIC READING + INTERVIEW + BOOK SIGNING
Event will be held at the Alkek Teaching Theater

Sandra Cisneros
SUNDAY • APRIL 30, 2017 • 2:00 pm

UPDATED event information: Due to a huge response, guests should arrive early for the Sandra Cisneros event this Sunday in the Alkek Teaching Theater.

Wristbands will be distributed starting at noon on a first-come, first-served basis. Overflow seating for livestream viewing will be provided. After the event, all are welcome at the book signing in The Wittliff on the seventh floor of Alkek Library.

Please note, your RSVP does not guarantee a seat.

Doors open at 1:30

On Sunday, Ms. Cisneros will give a reading and be part of a public conversation with John Phillip Santos in the Alkek Teaching Theater. A book signing will follow. All events are free and open to the public.

The event is free and open to the public but due to popular demand, seating is limited. Please RSVP here. This RSVP does not guarantee a seat.


MAY 2, TUESDAY, 5:00 PM 
MFA POETRY + FICTION READINGS
Texas State’s Master of Fine Art students read from their work in the creative writing program.


ADMISSION
Wittliff Collections events are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and FREE, unless noted. Call 512.245.2313 if you need more information about upcoming events.

DIRECTIONS + PARKING
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ACCOMMODATION + ACCESS
If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate,
please call 512.245.2313 at least 24 hours in advance of the event for assistance.

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VIDEOS
For videos of some of our past events, see the EVENT VIDEOS page or watch on YouTube.
Videos of the Therese Kayser Lindsey Literary Series readings can be viewed on the site for Texas State's literary journal, Front Porch.