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TomorrowTalks place thought leaders of today in conversation with the changemakers of tomorrow: our students. Each distinguished speaker will explain how they use writing to address our most pressing challenges.

Fall 2022-Spring 2023 virtual talks: Trailblazers

Past events

Jonathan Franzen  |  author of Crossroads

Side by side images of Crossroads cover and its author Jonathan Franzen 

OCTOBER 5 at 6 p.m. Arizona/MST

(6 p.m. PDT / 7 p.m. MDT / 8 p.m. CDT / 9 p.m. EDT)



Jocelyn Nicole Johnson  |  author of My Monticello

Composite image of Jocelyn Nicole Johnson and cover of her novel My Monticello

OCTOBER 13 at 7 p.m. Arizona/MST

(7 p.m. PDT / 8 p.m. MDT / 9 p.m. CDT / 10 p.m. EDT)



Percival Everett  |  author of The Trees and Dr. No

Side by side images of The Trees and its author Percival Everett

NOVEMBER 3 at 6 p.m. Arizona/MST

(6 p.m. PDT / 7 p.m. MDT / 8 p.m. CDT / 9 p.m. EDT)



Jemele Hill  |  author of Uphill

Side by side images of Uphill and its author Jemele Hill

JANUARY 26 at 6 p.m. Arizona/MST

(5 p.m. PST / 7 p.m. CST / 8 p.m. EST)

Info Watch

TomorrowTalks are a student-engagement initiative led by the Division of Humanities in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at ASU and hosted by ASU's Department of English in partnership with Macmillan Publishers.

For more information, please contact Writing Programs Director Kyle Jensen.

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