robson reading series
By Jessica Woolman on March 12, 2013
The final Robson Reading Series event is Thursday, March 14 at 7 p.m. at UBC Robson Square.
By Glenn Drexhage on February 6, 2013
The conclusion of the Robson Reading Series is featured in the Globe and Mail and Quill and Quire. For more information, please see the announcement about the reading series. Readings remain scheduled until the end of March – please visit the Robson Reading Series for more information.
By Glenn Drexhage on January 24, 2013
UBC Bookstore and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre have made the difficult decision to conclude the Robson Reading Series at the end of March 2013. This step was taken in light of the 2012 closure of UBC Library’s Robson Square branch, and the coming closure of the UBC Bookstore at Robson Square. For more [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on May 1, 2012
By Glenn Drexhage on November 9, 2011
Michael V. Smith, an Assistant Professor of creative writing at UBC’s Okanagan campus and an award-winning author, is profiled in the Ubyssey – UBC’s student newspaper. Smith will read from his work on Thursday, November 10 as part of the Robson Reading Series, held at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
By Jessica Woolman on October 4, 2011
LibFOCUS – October 2011 - looks at ways to engage with the library, from Small Business month and renovations at Koerner, to the Robson Reading Series.
By Jessica Woolman on September 6, 2011
Overwrought ballerinas in Various Positions. Anglo-Saxon poetry forged by Curious Masonry. Something Fierce in the history of Chile. Progress choked in a small working-class town. All these titles and the Man Booker Prize for Fiction nominee Esi Edugyan are just some of the delights to come as the Robson Reading Series launches its 2011 fall [...]