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The Writing Life
Ira Allen Chapel
Writer, humorist, and regular contributor to The New Yorker since 1963, Calvin Trillin takes an antic look at writing as an occupation in a country in which the shelf life of a book is “somewhere between milk and yogurt.”
Co-sponsored with the Office of the President, University of Vermont
Ticketing and Event Parking
This event is free and open to all. No tickets are required; seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. The doors to the Ira Allen Chapel will open at 4:30 pm.
Please park in the Jeffords lot (near the Dudley H. Davis Center) or the Given lot (just north of Jeffords Hall). Parking in these lots is free after 3:30 pm. View map and more parking details.
For more information
- Calvin Trillin page at The New Yorker
- “Calvin Trillin: By the Book,” New York Times, 7/20/2017
- Biography of Calvin Trillin
“What Calvin Trillin learned from his college writing course,” PBS News Hour, 8/17/2017: