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“D’oh” not miss this opportunity to hear “The Simpsons” writer Mike Reiss speak at UAlbany! Reiss, the longest-serving writer and producer of “The Simpsons,” the longest running primetime series in …

Thanks to efforts from the UAlbany Alumni Association, Stuart Milk on behalf of the Harvey Milk Foundation, was able to speak at UAlbany in the Science Library Standish Room to …

Authors Sara Nović and Peter Golden both have successfully used their books as a way to address war trauma, mainly focusing on Eastern Eurasia. The duo visited the University at …

Acclaimed author Andrea J. Buchanan was simply crossing the street one March day in 2015 when she had a severe coughing fit. After breathing normally again, she did not think …

Portuguese poet Rosa Alice Branco reflects that translating her originally-Portuguese poetry and literature for international audiences has been both rewarding and challenging, while reflecting on the “lost in translation” concept. …

Robust laughter and insightful dialogue filled the Huxley Theater on Thursday as the New York State Writers Institute played host to iconic cartoonists Roz Chast and Robert Mankoff of The …

On Thursday, Nov. 9, legendary cartoonists Bob Mankoff and Roz Chast arrived on campus to take part in an evening conversation and Q&A, which was hosted by the New York …

Discussing their newest novels, writers Madeleine Thien and Peter Ho Davies shared with University at Albany students and community members their stories of Chinese heritage and the human experience. During …

Discussing the story of his rise from poverty to privilege, James Hart, a writer, poet, and activist, shared with University at Albany students and several community writers the scenes that …

By Lindsey Riback 1/26/16 As he celebrates his 88th birthday, William Kennedy reveals a new direction for the New York State Writers Institute here at the University of Albany. To …