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Submit to After Hours

After Hours is calling for your creative non-fiction submissions! Send essays, memoirs, prose poetry, and narratives to afterhoursmag(at)gmail(dot)com. After Hours is one of Wesleyan’s newest literary journals, prepping for its second magazine after a highly successful first run. Submissions are … Continue reading

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The (NEW) Argus Magazine is Seeking Submissions!

The Argus Magazine is a new student-produced publication focusing on—but not limited to—long-form nonfiction and journalism. We seek writing of all genres so long as it is engaging, creative, and intellectually stimulating. Fundamental to this endeavor is an emphasis on … Continue reading

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Submit to OSTRANENIE 6.2

OSTRANENIE 6.2, Wesleyan’s only all genre-inclusive, non-hierarchical, anonymously-reviewed campus publication, is now considering submissions through THE END OF THIS WEEK (try to submit to us by FRIDAY, MARCH 2ND). The magazine will be printed in COLOR and accepts ANYTHING CAPABLE OF 2-D REPRESENTATION, … Continue reading

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Israeli novelist Eshkol Nevo on his novel, “Homesick”

A message from Professor Dalit Katz: The last presentation in the series Contemporary Israeli Voices 2011 will take place on Tuesday, December 6, at 8 P. M at Russell House. Eshkol Nevo, an up and coming and complex voice in … Continue reading

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Book Sale at Russell Library!

If you’re looking for inexpensive Christmas or Hanukkah gifts or you want to pick something out for yourself to read over break (before the madness of finals and flights home), come check out the Friends of Russell Library Book Sale this Saturday and … Continue reading

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New Writing Course Offered in the Spring!

Pre-reg results getting you down? Never fear! There’s an exciting new course being offered in the spring – a great opportunity to think about writing, and to write some genre-bending stuff of your own. Creative and critical writers and readers, check … Continue reading

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48 Hour Magazine: Theme Announced; Submission Deadline Midnight Tonight!

You can stop holding your breath. The moment has arrived. The 48 Hour Magazine Project has commenced. THE THEME: UNTOLD STORIES. Submit any content in the spirit of this theme. We’d love to have something you’ve made already, but we’re … Continue reading

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Warm Up in the Shapiro Creative Writing Center Lounge TONIGHT!

The heat is blasting in the Shapiro Creative Writing Center! Come warm up tonight over hot coffee and tea and delicious desserts from Fusion Bakery! Swap blackout stories, do some reading, and relax with friends on the Shapiro Creative Writing Center Lounge’s comfy … Continue reading

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Come out of your Carrels!

  Thesis & Essay-Writing Seniors: Come out of your carrels TONIGHT for a thesis writing workshop and Q&A hosted by the Ford Fellows and Peer Advisors! We’re holding a drop-in event to discuss time management, working with advisors and applying … Continue reading

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Author blogs!

I’m certainly no expert on author blogs, but I’ve found a few I thought I’d share. Read a few posts from the blogs listed below and you’ll find mediatations on procrastination, shameless friend- and self-promotion, personal reflections on 9/11, research methods, weather updates, … Continue reading

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