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Jessica Winegar announced as Interim Director for 2017-18

Professor Winegar (Anthropology and MENA) will serve as interim director of the Kaplan Institute while Director Wendy Wall is on leave in 2017-2018.

Free; public welcome. Hosted by Northwestern's MA/MFA in Creative Writing Program, the event will feature graduates & faculty reading from their work. A cocktail reception at 4:30pm will precede the reading.