November 25, 2022

W&J to organize a series of artistic events, poetry reading | Life


Washington & Jefferson College will be hosting two events tonight.

The Jazz Conspiracy will perform as part of the W&J Arts Series from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Olin Fine Arts Center Theater. A ticket for this event is required.

A poetry reading by guest writer Caitlin Doyle will take place at 6:30 p.m. in The Commons’ media room on campus. The event is free and open to the public.

The Jazz Conspiracy is a Pittsburgh-based jazz group specializing in Big Band music. Individual tickets cost $ 12 for general admission, $ 10 for seniors (60+) and non-W&J students, and $ 7 for children (12 and under). For more information, call the Olin Box Office at 724-223-6546 or visit

Doyle will present a reading of his award-winning work. His writings have appeared in The Atlantic, The Guardian, Best New Poets, the PBS NewsHour online poetry series and elsewhere. She has received awards, scholarships, and scholarships from the Yaddo Colony, MacDowell Colony, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, among others. She got a doctorate. from the University of Cincinnati, where she was associate editor of The Cincinnati Review. Currently a faculty member of the Frost Farm Poetry Conference, Caitlin is working on completing her first collection of poetry.