• Bill Ayers, author of To Teach: The Journey, in Comics
• Joy James, editor of The New Abolitionists: (Neo)Slave Narratives and Contemporary Prison Writings
• Poets from the workshops with Justice for Domestic Workers (J4DW, London)
The MFA program in Creative Writing at Manhattanville College will host an international conference aimed at bringing into dialogue key figures and debates in the fields of creative writing and critical pedagogy with the hope of establishing frameworks for the development of a critical creative writing pedagogy, i.e., a more committed (emancipatory) teaching praxis within the field of creative writing. The conference will be held June 21-22, 2013.