The William N. Skirball Writers Center Stage Series provides intimate access to the literary world's best writers. The 18th season of this popular series continues in 2021-2022 with these events:
- Richard Powers - prolific writer and award-winning author of 12 novels including The Overstory - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
- Amor Towles - novelist, author of Rules of Civility and A Gentleman in Moscow - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
- Min Jin Lee - award-winning fiction writer, author of Pachinko - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
- Carmen Maria Machado - author of the best-selling memoir, In the Dream House, speaking with Rumaan Alam - author of the 2020 thriller, Leave the World Behind - TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.
- Isabel Wilkerson - Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author of The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration and Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents - THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.
- Anthony Doerr - author of the best-seller All The Light We Cannot See - MONDAY, MAY 2, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.
As the academic partner for the series, CWRU students are able to attend these virtual events for free. Students are asked to RSVP on CampusGroups.
The 2021-2022 series is presented by the Cuyahoga County Public Library Foundation and Case Western Reserve University.