Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series Presents: Alison Bechdel

Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts 239 S River St., Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

The Wilkes University English Department will kick off the 2024 Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series by hosting internationally beloved cartoonist Alison Bechdel. For twenty-five years Alison self-syndicated Dykes to Watch Out For. The award-winning generational chronicle has been called “one of the pre-eminent oeuvres in the comics genre, period” by Ms.…

Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series Presents: Leah Vernon

Kirby Hall Salon 202 S River Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

The Wilkes University English Department will continue the 2024 Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series by hosting Leah Vernon. Leah Vernon, also known as Leah V, is an international plus-size Hijabi model, award-winning author, inclusive content creator, body-positive activist and inclusion consultant. Her content has garnered over four million views…

Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series Presents: Daniel Torday

Kirby Hall Salon 202 S River Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

The Wilkes University English Department will conclude the 2024 Allan Hamilton Dickson Spring Writers Series by hosting Daniel Torday. This event is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Daniel Torday is the author of three novels: The Last Flight of Poxl West, a New York Times…