Dr. Carl Calendar Visiting Writers Series: Topaz Winters

Warner Student Life Center, Twin Lights I

Award-Winning Poet, Performer, Activist and Princeton University Student Topaz Winters is the Singaporean-American author of three poetry collections, most recently So, Stranger. She is the founder & editor-in-chief of the independent publishing house & literary journal Half Mystic. Her peer-reviewed scholarly work on queerness is published in the Journal of Homosexuality. About So, Stranger: “Topaz Winters centers identity and […]

Dr. Carl Calendar Visiting Writers Series: Omer Friedlander

Warner Student Life Center, Twin Lights I

Fiction Writer Omer Friedlander was born in Jerusalem and grew up in Tel-Aviv. He is the author of the short story collection The Man Who Sold Air in the Holy Land and his novel, The Glass Golem, is forthcoming from Random House. About The Man Who Sold Air in the Holy Land: “A brilliant young author’s stunning fiction debut: gorgeously immersive […]

Dr. Carl Calendar Visiting Writers Series: Cynthia Manick and James Hoch

Warner Student Life Center, Twin Lights I

Award-Winning Poets Cynthia Manick is the author of No Sweet Without Brine (Amistad-HarperCollins, 2023), editor of The Future of Black: Afrofuturism, Black Comics, and Superhero Poetry, and author of Blue Hallelujahs. Her work has been featured in the Academy of American Poets Poem-A-Day Series, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and other outlets. A life-long NJ resident, James Hoch has been a professor of […]