The University of Iowa

Ida Beam Visiting Professorships - Current Year Visitors

2019-20 Visiting Professors

Visiting Professors Sponsoring Department Date(s) Scheduled

Kei Miller, University of Exeter (UK)

International Writing Program, Caribbean Studies/International Studies

October 2019

James Geary, Harvard University English, Nonfiction Writing Program, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, International Writing Program, Iowa City City of Literature October 2-5, 2019
Daedalus Quartet, University of Pennsylvania UI String Quartet Residency Program/School of Music October 13-18, 2019
Yiyun Li, Princeton University Creative Writing, International Writing Program Magid Center, English November 11-15, 2019
Anne-Marie Slaughter, New America and Princeton University

Political Science, International Programs, Public Policy Center, History

November 18, 2019
Lewis Hyde, Kenyon College English, Nonfiction Writing Program, Honors Program, Division of Performing Arts, History February 18-20, 2020
Charmaine Royal, Duke University Rhetoric, Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies, Center for Public Policy Center, College of Law, Anthropology, African American Studies Program February 19-22, 2020
Amelia Jones, University of Southern California School of Art & Art History, Obermann Center for Advanced Studies March 3-8, 2020
Esther Newton, University of Michigan/SUNY Purchase and Holly Hughes, University of Michigan

Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies

American Studies, Anthropology, Theatre Arts
April 7-10, 2020
Eileen Myles, New York University/Naopa Creative Writing, International Writing Program, Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing, English April 6-11, 2020