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Events related to writing happen on and near Caltech's campus all year round. We invite our community members to attend events that happen on our campus, and we encourage Techers to support writing-related events happening in Pasadena and Los Angeles as well.

The Science of Writing

This ongoing faculty lecture series addresses issues addressed by scientists and engineers related to writing and communication. 

Caltech Roundtable: Writing Popular Books about Science (Video)
April, 7, 2015
Three Caltech professors, Sean Carroll, Mike Brown, and Hiroshi Ooguri, discussed the challenges and rewards of writing successful science books for non-experts.


Caltech-Sponsored Events

SURF Seminar day, October 18, 2014

Writing-Related Events in the Area
(not sponsored by or affiliated with Caltech)

Vroman's, Pasadena's Independent Bookstore, has regular readings by literary and non-fiction writers.

The Huntington Library hosts both academic and popular writers speaking about their work throughout the year.