Upcoming Events

Laila Lalami

October 15-17, 2015

Laila Lalami is a novelist, short story writer, and essayist whose latest book, The Moor's Account, was recently longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, won an American Book Award, and was a finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Lalami will be reading at the College of St. Benedict on Oct. 15. She will visit classes on Oct. 16.

Saturday, Oct. 17, Lalami will be at the Twin Cities Book Festival (at the MN State Fairgrounds) along with Mizna.


Reading: 7:00 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 15, in the Theresa Reception Center, Main Building, CSB






Paul Muldoon

October 28-31, 2015

Reading: 7:00 p.m., Thursday Oct. 29, in Gorecki 204

Muldoon will also present ON BEING on Friday, Oct. 30.


Eula Biss

February 23-26, 2016

Sister Mariella Gable winner


  • Tuesday, Feb. 23, in the Twin Cities
  • Thursday, Feb. 25 in Gorecki 204


Rebecca Solnit

April 4-6 , 2016

Reading: Tuesday, April 5, Gorecki 204

















These events are presented in collaboration with Fine Arts Programming at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.  Please visit http://www.csbsju.edu/fine-arts/performances for more information.