Skidmore's faculty in 2014 published books on topics ranging from the circus to the European Union, from classic television to children's literature and the Christian right, along with three new collections of poetry.
It's the silver anniversary year of the New York State Summer Writers Institute at Skidmore. A rich selection of readings by acclaimed authors highlights the month. (Left: Jamaica Kincaid, who reads on July 28. Emma Dodge Hanson photo)