Meet McMaster’s 2019/20 Writer in Residence
Bilingual poet, fiction writer, essayist and author of seven books in English and Farsi, Nilofar Shidmehr, has been named the 2019/20 Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer-in-Residence.
The program, jointly supported by McMaster’s Department of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University Library, and the Hamilton Public Library, will enable Shidmehr to work one-on-one with aspiring authors at McMaster and within the Hamilton community.
Nilofar’s office hours (September – March):
- Tuesdays: 9:00 am– 5:00 pm, McMaster Main Campus, Chester New Hall, Room 312
- Thursdays: 9:00 am– 5:00 pm, Hamilton Public Library, Central Branch
To contact Nilofar, email firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be a welcome reception and reading on Thursday, September 26 at 7:00 pm in the Hamilton Room at the Central branch of the Hamilton Public Library.