Reading Series

Our Reading Series presents free literary readings and discussions that are open to the public. The series is co-sponsored by USF’s MFA program and English department. All readings are held on USF's main campus.

Past Readings


Paisley Rekdal, Fall '17

Poet and nonfiction writer Paisley Rekdal, recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship, Pushcart Prizes, a Fulbright Fellowship, and various other accolades, read from one of her nonfiction works.


Vivian Gornick, Fall '17

USF welcomed National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award nominee Vivian Gornick to campus for a reading followed by a Q&A. She read from a work in progress.

Contact Info

MFA in Writing

Micah Ballard, Administrative Director

Kalmanovitz Hall 302 (415) 422-6066 (415) 422-6996