Schedule

Monday, June 17, 2019
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Registration & Informal Reception
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Participant Workshops
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Auditors Gathering
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Opening Dinner
7:30 PM Evening Reading Series, Ada Limón

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Morning Craft Talk, Peter Orner
10:05 AM – 12:45 PM Participant Workshops
10:05 AM Auditors Gathering
1:15 PM – 3:15 PM Pontoon outings on Lake Bemidji and BBQ
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Staff & Participant Reading AIRC
7:30 PM Evening Reading Series, Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Morning Craft Talk, Dustin Parsons
10: 05 AM – 12:45 PM Participant Workshops
10: 05 AM Auditors Gathering
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Craft Talk and Q&A with DVW Terrance Hayes
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Consultations
7:30 PM Evening Reading Series, Distinguished Visiting Writer Terrance Hayes

Thursday, June 20, 2019
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Morning Craft Talk, Camille Dungy “Ways to Write: Some Practical Solutions to Overcoming Obstacles”
10: 05 AM – 2:00 PM Open Day and Excursions to Lake Bemidji State Park and Downtown Bemidji
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Consultations
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Lakeside Picnic
7:30 PM
Evening Reading Series, Peter Orner

Friday, June 21, 2019
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Morning Craft Talk, Aimee Nezhukumatathil “Who Said Nights are for Sleep? Contemporary Aubades & Nocturnes”
10: 05 AM – 12:45 PM Participant Workshops
10: 05 AM Auditors Gathering
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Editor’s Talk with Jeff Shotts of Graywolf Press
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Consultations
7:30 PM Evening Reading Series, Dustin Parsons

Saturday, June 22, 2019
8:15 AM Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Morning Craft Talk, Ada Limón
10: 05 AM – 12:45 PM Participant Workshops
10: 05 AM Auditors Gathering
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Consultations
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Participant Reading AIRC
7:30 PM Evening Reading Series, Camille Dungy

Sunday, June 23, 2019
8:30 AM Closing Breakfast
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Faculty Publishing Panel Talk
12:00 Noon Check-out