(Hamilton, NY – Aug. 2012) The Colgate Bookstore will co-sponsor public readings/discussions with three authors during the week of Aug. 6.  All events are free and open to the public, and will be held at the Colgate Bookstore at 5 p.m.

The schedule of the week’s events is as follows:

Monday, Aug. 6: Tina Post holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Alaska at Anchorage. She recently published her first essay, “Fight and Flight: The Near Room,” in Stone Canoe, where it won the S.I. Newhouse School Prize for Creative Nonfiction. Her current writing focuses on the themes of boxing and race in America.

Tuesday, Aug. 7: Elizabeth Eulberg was born and raised in Wisconsin before heading off to college in Syracuse and making a career in the New York City book business. She’s the author of the teen novels “Take a Bow” (set at a performing arts high school), “Prom & Prejudice” and ‘The Lonely Hearts Club.”

Wednesday, Aug. 8: Frank Cammuso is a political cartoonist for the Syracuse Post-Standard and author of the comic book series “Max Hamm, Fairy Tale Detective.”  His graphic novels include “The Knights of the Lunch Table” series and “Otto’s Orange Day.”

The co-sponsors of this event series include the Young Writers’ Workshop at Colgate University, Central New York Community Foundation, Hamilton Community Chest, The Mid-York Foundation, New York State Council on the Arts, Poets & Writers, Inc., and the Sherburne Rotary Club. The following Colgate University groups are also sponsors: Department of Writing & Rhetoric, Department of English, Division of the Humanities, Institute for Creative & Performing Arts, Office of the Provost, and Dean of the Faculty.

By martha

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