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MFA Reading Series

Free and open to the public, the MFA Reading Series brings renowned writers to the Boise State Campus. Past readers include Cole Swenson, Laura Moriarity, Jessica Anthony, Alan Halsey, Geraldine Monk, Kent Nelson, Pierre Joris, Robert Boswell, Jena Osman, Leslie Jamison,  John Godfrey, Ben Percy, Clark Coolidge, Jacqueline Mitchard, Susan Schultz, Alyson Hagy, Joshua Marie Wilkinson, Mathias Svalina, Ben and Sandra Doller, Charles Baxter, Julie Doxsee, Abraham Smith, Charles Bernstein, Forrest Gander, Juliana Spahr, Brian Henry, and Ales Steger, Michael Palmer, Fanny Howe, William Giraldi, Joy Williams, Tyler McMahon, Jennifer Moxley, Dan Beachy-Quick, Cathy Park Hong, Graham Foust, Brad Watson, Michael Earl Craig, Ben Lerner, Daphne Gottlieb, Bhanu Kapil, and Amy De’Ath, Bernadette Mayer, Gabriel Gudding, Myung Mi Kim, Renee Gladman, and Cathy Wagner.

Podcasts of many of the Series readings are available on iTunes U here: and at PennSound here:

MFA Reading Series Fall 2015:

Rajia Hassen, Thursday, October 15th, 7:30 p.m. Bergquist Room, BSU Student Union Building

Anne Boyer, Friday, October 16th, 7:30 p.m. The Cabin Literary Center, 801 S. Capitol Blvd

Denis Johnson, Friday, November 6th, 7:30 p.m. Lookout Room, BSU Student Union Building

For more information about the MFA Reading Series, contact Maya Duratovic (