MFA Events

from the Convergence Zone


      from The Convergence Zone is a series of author readings, and artist talks and performances, sponsored by the MFA in Creative Writing & Poetics at the University of Washington Bothell.

      from The Convergence Zone brings together sometimes peaceable, sometimes combustible, fronts of discovery and experiment.

      from The Convergence Zone brings to the Seattle metropolitan area exciting writers and artists who "cross" and "trans" genres and media.

      from The Convergence Zone discusses and performs written arts in an expanded field.

     from The Convergence Zone is open to all members of the UW Bothell community and the community at large.

Spring 2023

mattilda bernstein sycamore

Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore
March 28, 2023

Peter Bacho

Peter Bacho
April 11, 2023

Bushra Rehman

Bushra Rehman
April 18, 2023


Treva B. Lindsey
April 20, 2023


Dakota Camacho
April 27, 2023


.Dao Strom
May 2, 2023

Winter 2023

A photo of D.A. Navoti smiling in the camera outside

D.A. Navoti, co-hosted by Gamut
January 5, 2023

A bespectacled brunette wearing a large stone necklace tilts her head at the camera 

Ruth Joffre, co-hosted by Gamut
 February 9, 2023


Anida Yoeu Ali
February 14, 2023


Nazbah Tom & 
Hil Malatino
March 2, 2023


Redell Olson
March 7, 2023 

Autumn 2022

Spring 2022

Winter 2022

Autumn 2021

Spring 2021

Winter 2021

All of the author events listed below will be streamed via Zoom beginning at 6:00 p.m. Pacific time. More details, including registration information, can be obtained by clicking on each listing.

Autumn 2020

Past readings, talks, and performances included