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The Ruby is a catalyst for creativity and a home for making art at Duke.
Date & Time
September 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm10:00 pm
Free; no reservations required
Ruby Lounge at the Rubenstein Arts Center
2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705 United States

Duke English is proud to present Blackburn Fiction Festival!  The Blackburn Fiction Festival will be a two-day event featuring readings from prominent fiction writers. The opening night will take place at The Durham Hotel Mezzanine on Wednesday, September 25th and will feature a showcase of active creative writers currently teaching at Duke English: Melissa Malouf, Faulkner Fox, JP Gritton, Mesha Maren, and Michelle Dove.

The festival will culminate with feature readings by two novelists, Amit Chaudhuri and Caryl Phillips.

Amit Chaudhuri website:
Caryl Phillips website:

Head to the Durham Hotel on Wed, Sep 25, 6:30 to 9pm for the Blackburn Fiction Festival Opening Night!

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