Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: CWRT 365, Intermediate Fiction Workshop

Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: CWRT 365, Intermediate Fiction Workshop
Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: CWRT 365: Intermediate Fiction Workshop, Paul Jaskunas, Tuesday 9-11:45am, B430 This seminar is about telling stories, an ancient and necessary art. We will improve our story telling through practice. In addition to crafting literary short stories, we will experiment with an older form, the fairy tale. As we read and write...

Ginsberg Poetry Prize Winner: Zagawah (Zae) Soe

Ginsberg Poetry Prize Winner: Zagawah (Zae) Soe
The Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize was established in 1981 by William Kinter, a long-time supporter of the college. The prize is awarded annually to a meritorious graduating senior whose work in language and literature is judged to have been the most creative – the kind of craft in words that is recognized as distinguishing and...

Fall 2016 Topic Seminar: CWRT 326: Intermediate Poetry Workshop

Fall 2016 Topic Seminar: CWRT 326: Intermediate Poetry Workshop
(1) CWRT 326: Intermediate Poetry Workshop, Unique Robinson, Monday 1-3:45p, B110 In this poetry writing course, we will collectively engage in poiesis—the process of making—by balancing tradition with innovation, curiosity with critical thinking, and discipline with play.   As a foundation for our writing, we will consider 20th and 21st century poems and poetry collections (with...