Mercyhurst Literary Festival: Lumen Unveiling, Writing Awards
The Mercyhurst Literary Festival concludes with the presentation of the P. Barry McAndrew awards for excellence in student writing and the unveiling of Lumen, the student-produced, award-winning, multimedia journal of Mercyhurst students’ fine art. Lumen is co-produced by the English and Art departments. Students in creative writing and graphic design create a stunning new design each year, filled with the best of student writing, as well as art and photography from juried art shows, and student performances of music and dance. The P. Barry McAndrew awards will be given to the authors of the year’s best works of creative writing and literary analysis. The event is set for Thursday, April 25, at 8 p.m. in Taylor Little Theatre and is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact Dr. Greg Brown, 814-824-2461.