All events are free and take place at UMMA unless otherwise noted.

Oct 29

The Mark Webster Reading Series: ​Bridgette Brados (poetry), Thomas Boos (fiction), Richard Stock (fiction)

The Mark Webster Reading Series presents emerging writers in a warm and relaxed setting. MFA second-year students in fiction and poetry, each introduced by a peer, will share a sample of their work. Friends, family, and members of the Ann Arbor community are welcome to attend the readings both in-person and synchronously on Zoom. 

Bridgette Brados is a poet and editor living in Ann Arbor, Michigan. You can find her

reciting poems to flora and fauna along the Huron River.

Thomas Boos was born in and writes about West Virginia. The goal is always lightness.

Richard Stock is a fiction writer from Los Angeles. He used to play baseball and now he is

writing a book.

Organized by the MFA in Creative Writing Program and presented in partnership with the University of Michigan Museum of Art. For questions or accommodation needs, contact co-hosts Jen Galvao ( or Urvi Kumbhat (