Wednesday March 22: Vanessa Sinclair, “The Cut in Creation”

Wednesday March 22: Vanessa Sinclair, “The Cut in Creation”
Main Building 110, 7-8pm Vanessa Sinclair, Psy.D. is a psychoanalyst and clinical psychologist in private practice in New York City. She is a founding member of Das Unbehagen: A Free Association for Psychoanalysis, which facilitates psychoanalytic lectures, classes and events in and around New York City. She curates a series on Psychoanalysis, Art & the...

Spring 2017 CWRT 5600: Topic Seminar: Publishing Culture

Spring 2017 CWRT 5600: Topic Seminar: Publishing Culture
CWRT 5600: Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: Publishing Culture, Paul Jaskunas, B460 In this practicum, students will take part in editing, designing, and producing Full Bleed, a new journal devoted to art and cultural criticism. As an assistant editor for the journal, each student in the practicum will gain hands-on publishing experience as we curate and edit original content,...

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...

Baltimore Book Festival: MICA Student reading

Baltimore Book Festival: MICA Student reading
Phillip Jenkins (MICA grad) and Will Blankin (Interactive Arts and Theater Concentration) both read excerpts from poetry and prose by men incarcerated at the Jessup Correctional Institution at the Inner Harbor Stage at the Baltimore Book Festival on Saturday September 24 2016 to accompany Mikita Brottman’s reading from her book The Maximum Security Book Club...