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University of Nevada, Las Vegas
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promote humanistic and cross-
cultural dialogue, including public
readings and panel discussions,
degree programs in creative writing,
residential and faculty fellowships,
and literary publications.

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Richard Siken
Presented with Nevada Humanities
Emerging Writers Series
Thursday, April 30, 2015, 7pm
Greenspun Hall Auditorium
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Walter Mosley
The Jim Rogers Contrarian Lecture: Higher Education
Thursday, May 7, 2015, 7pm
Student Union Ballroom
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