College of Arts & Letters News and Events
CECA Presents A Reading with Steve Yarbrough Thursday Oct. 25 at 8pm in Margaret Fort Trahern Laboratory Theater
Steve Yarbrough is the author of eleven books, most recently the novel The Unmade World. Some of his other books include the nonfiction title Bookmarked: Larry McMurtry’s The Last Picture Show, the novels The Realm of Last Chances, Safe from the Neighbors, and The End of California. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Award for Fiction, the California Book Award, the Richard Wright Award, and the Robert Penn Warren Award.
To learn more, visit steveyarbrough.net.
The New Gallery, with support from The Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts and the Department of Art + Design, is pleased to present Wendy Red Star: Apsáalooke Feminist, Four Seasons, White Squaw, to continue an exciting 2018-19 exhibition season.
Austin Peay hosting Slapstick Film Festival this fall
The festival begins at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10, in room 120 of the Art + Design building with a screening of "Safety Last!," Harold Lloyd's classic silent comedy.
APSU theater, dance students secure record number of internships
For the past three months, 18 students from the APSU Department of Theatre and Dance have been busy gaining valuable work experience through a variety of internships and summer study opportunities across the country.
Professor David Steinquest from the Department of Music is the Recipient of the Prestigious Richard M. Hawkins Award.
The University’s Richard M. Hawkins Award, presented each year to a faculty member
who has demonstrated exceptional scholarly and creative activity, was presented to
David Steinquest, professor of music. Steinquest is the recipient of four Grammy Awards
for his participation with the Nashville Symphony. He’s had an extensive performance
career in an incredibly diverse array of performing ensembles, including symphony
orchestras, percussion ensembles, concert bands, country bands and jazz ensembles.
He’s published more than 50 arrangements of percussion music, and he is a regular
clinician at professional music and percussion conferences.