- NYS Writers Institute
Happy Birthday William Kennedy!
Best wishes for a happy 95th birthday to William Kennedy, founder of the NYS Writers Institute, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, journalist, screenwriter, playwright, mentor to generations of writers, and Albany's greatest literary ambassador.
Join us Thursday, January 19, at the University at Albany as we celebrate Bill's 95th and our 40th.
6:30 p.m. Thursday, January 19, 2023 Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center University at Albany Uptown Campus See map Free and open to the public.
Here is a sampling of William Kennedy videos from our YouTube archives.