2008 Caine Prize Residency

January 29th, 2016

Henrietta Rose-Innes
The Caine Prize Residency is a one-month position awarded to the winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing.…

2009 Distinguished Writer in Residence

January 29th, 2016

Ciarán Carson
The Distinguished Writer in Residence program brings well-known and emergent authors to Georgetown University for varying lengths of time.…

Lannan Foundation Chair in Poetics, 2008-2010

July 15th, 2019

Carolyn Forché, Director Carolyn Forché is most recently the author of the memoir What You Have Heard Is True (Penguin Random House, 2019).  She is the author…