ACC Literary Coffeehouse presents DAVE OLIPHANT on November 9, 2015




2013 Balcones Winners: Katherine Karlin and Mark Jarman


Balcones Winners to visit ACC on March 21, 2012


Chase Twichell reads from Horses Where the Answers Should Have Been: New and Selected Poems–Winner of the 2010 Balcones Poetry Prize. Linh Dinh reads from his novel Love Like Hate–Winner of the 2010 Balcones Fiction Prize. The readings begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Gallery Theater of Rio Grande Campus. For more information, please contact Charlotte Gullick, 223-3226,

Creative Writing Events: 2011-2012

Updated May 23rd.

  • September 12: ACC Literary Coffeehouse, 7 pm
  • September 14: Novelist reading and Panel: Sarah Bird & Geoff Ripps (Gallery Theater)
  • October 10: ACC Literary Coffeehouse, 7 pm
  • October 20: Balcones Poetry Prize Winner: Chase Twichell, 7 pm (Gallery Theater)
  • November 11: Veteran’s Day Reading, 7 pm (Lecture Hall, Riverside Campus)
  • November 14: ACC Literary Coffeehouse, 7 pm
  • November 30: Rio Review Release Party, 7 pm (Gallery Theater)
  • December 12: ACC Literary Coffeehouse
  • February 6: ACC Literary Coffeehouse
  • March 5: ACC Literary Coffeehouse
  • March 21: Balcones Fiction Winner Reading
  • April 9: ACC Literary Coffeehouse
  • April 27 & 28: In 2 the West
  • May 2: Rio Review Release Party, 7 pm (Gallery Theater)
  • May 7: ACC Literary Coffeehouse

Please check back often for more updates!

Author Julia Alvarez to Visit Austin

JuliaAlvarez_Poster_webAs part of Austin Community College’s The Big Read, author Julia Alvarez will visit Austin and give a presentation on her novel In the Time of the Butterflies at the Emma S, Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center on Wednesday, November 17, 7 pm, 600 River Street. ¬†For more information,