Writers on Writing: Chanan Tigay

Monday, November 16, 2015, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Photo of Chanan Tigay standing in a forest
Assistant Professor Chanan Tigay reads from and discusses his essay Special Populations Unit, Arab Soldiers in Israel's Army, published in McSweeneys. Free.
Humanities Building, Humanities Auditorium
Creative Writing Department
Creative Writing Department
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Tigay has contributed to publications including Newsweek, New York magazine, the Wall Street Journal and the San Francisco Chronicle. He has covered the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a correspondent for the Jerusalem bureau of Agence France-Presse. Tigay joined SF State’s Creative Writing faculty in 2012.

The Creative Writing Department opens its Writers on Writing course to the public on Mondays this semester. Taught by Robert Glück, the course features faculty and visiting writers reading from their works and discussing their creative process.