Fridays at Noon in the HBLL Auditorium
Fridays at Noon in the HBLL Auditorium


Cover of The Best of Brevity book

Brevity Panel — March 12, 2021

For two decades Brevity Magazine ( has been the premier online home for innovative and thought-provoking micro-essays of 750 words ...
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Portrait of Jerald Walker

Jerald Walker — February 26, 2021

Jerald Walker is the author of The World in Flames: A Black Boyhood in a White Supremacist Doomsday Cult; Street ...
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Portrait of Athena Dixon

Athena Dixon — January 29, 2021

A native of Northeast Ohio, Athena Dixon is the author of The Incredible Shrinking Woman (Split/Lip Press) and No God ...
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Portrait of Joey Franklin

Joey Franklin — November 13, 2020

Joey Franklin is the author of Delusions of Grandeur: American Essays (Nebraska, 2020) and My Wife Wants You to Know ...
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Portrait of Jennifer Sinor

Jennifer Sinor — October 23, 2020

Jennifer Sinor is the author of several books, including Letters Like the Day: On Reading Georgia O’Keeffe and the memoir ...
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Portrait of Pat Madden

Patrick Madden — October 2, 2020

Patrick Madden is the author of three essay collections, Disparates (2020), Sublime Physick (2016), and Quotidiana (2010), and co-editor of ...
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Portrait of Ashley Mae Hoiland

Ashley Mae Hoiland — September 25, 2020

Ashley Mae Hoiland is the author of One Hundred Birds Taught me to Fly and A New Constellation, both of ...
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Randon Billings Noble – February 14, 2020

Randon Billings Noble is an essayist. Her collection Be with Me Always was published by the University of Nebraska Press ...
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Clinton Crockett Peters — February 7, 2020

Clinton Crockett Peters is an assistant professor of creative writing at Berry College. He is the author of Pandora’s Garden: ...
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Portrait of Kisha Lewellyn Schlegel

Kisha Lewellyn Schlegel – October 11, 2019

Kisha Lewellyn Schlegel is the author of the essay collection Fear Icons, winner of the inaugural Gournay Prize. Her essays ...
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