Topic: James Magnuson

A poet borne from war

May 18, 2012
A poet borne from war

Iraq War veteran Kevin Powers graduates this spring with an M.F.A. in writing amid accolades for his forthcoming novel "The Yellow Birds."

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Graduate School and Michener Center Host "No Snakes in This Grass"

Nov. 16, 2010

Event: The University of Texas at Austin Graduate School and the James A.

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Harry Ransom Center Hosts Amy Tan, Denis Johnson, Tim O'Brien and Lee Blessing to Kick Off Symposium

Nov. 11, 2008

Event: To open the 2008 Flair Symposium, writers Lee Blessing, Denis Johnson, Tim O'Brien and Amy Tan discuss their work and the future of reading with James Magnuson, director of the Michener Center for Writers.

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