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Showcase 2018 Crimson Reads

Recognizing authors in the University community

Date and time TBA
Terrell Atrium

Crimson Reads publicly acknowledges and honors WSU faculty, students, staff, alumni, and retirees who have authored, co-authored or edited a book within the past year.

2017 panelists include:

Buddy Levy, English
No Barriers: A Blind Man’s Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon

Suzanne Kurtz, Veterinary Medicine
Skills for communicating in veterinary medicine

Clif Stratton, History
Education for Empire: American Schools, Race, and the Paths of Good Citizenship

Rani Iyer, Education
Green Transport: Exploring Ecofriendly options for a better tomorrow and Dancing Heart: An Indian classical dance recital


New submissions

Know of a book (including your own) that should be celebrated at the Crimson Reads event? Tell the event organizers about your work or a colleague’s work.


Past honorees

2015
Faculty address
Ayad Rahmani, School of Design and Construction
Kafka’s architectures : doors, rooms, stairs and windows of an intricate literary edifice

Alumni address
Ray Williams ’72 BA Spanish
Mario Vargas Llosa: A Life of Writing

2014
Faculty address
Matthew McCluskey, Chair of the Department of Physics
Dopants and Defects in Semiconductors  and The Last Weapon: A Novel