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Monday: Student Documentary Nonfiction and Poetry Reading

On Monday, May 13th at 5 p.m., student writers in WRCT 267 will read from their archive-based creative writing projects. Over the course of the semester, each of these students (enrolled in Teagle Fellow Kate Thorpe’s “Creative Criticism and Inquiry: … Continue reading

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TONIGHT: Writing Prize Winners Read at Russell House

Come hear this year’s writing prize winners read their work at 8 p.m. tonight at the Russell House. It’s the last Writing Programs event of the year, and we’re excited to feature talented student writers Charlotte Hauser, Kyra Sutton, Mary … Continue reading

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April 24: Poet Eileen Myles Speaks at Russell House

Eileen Myles will speak next Wednesday, April 24th, at 8 p.m. at Russell House, as the final guest speaker in this semester’s Russell House Lecture Series. Since she came to New York in 1974 to be a poet, Eileen Myles … Continue reading

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Reminder: Writing Tutor Pre-Application Due Friday

If you’re interested in being paid to help fellow students with their writing and develop yours in the process, don’t forget that the pre-application to work as a Writing Tutor is due this Friday, April 19th, at 5 p.m. The … Continue reading

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Reminder: Writing Certificate Info Session TODAY, 12-1 p.m.

Want to learn more about the Writing Certificate? Join us today, Friday, April 12th, in Allbritton 311 from 12-1 p.m. to hear Professor Anne Greene and several upperclass writing students talk about the Certificate. We’ll be serving Mondo pizza and … Continue reading

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Monday: Nikky Finney and A. J. Verdelle, the Joan Jakobson Evening at the Russell House

Authors A. J. Verdelle and Nikky Finney, this year’s Joan Jakobson Visiting Writers, will speak at Russell House next Monday, April 15th, at 8 p.m. A.J. Verdelle’s debut novel, The Good Negress, won numerous prizes—including awards from the American Academy … Continue reading

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This Friday: Writing Certificate Open House, 12 p.m.

Considering Wesleyan’s exciting Writing Certificate? Come and learn about the Certificate at an information session and lunch this FRIDAY, April 12th, from noon to 1 p.m. in Allbritton 311. Professor Anne Greene and current students pursuing the Writing Certificate will … Continue reading

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Apply to be a Writing Tutor next year!

Do you love writing and working with writers? Do you want to learn how to improve your own work and help others improve theirs? Would you like to add an impressive job to your resume or grad school application? Then … Continue reading

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TONIGHT: Colum McCann speaks at Russell House, 8 p.m.

Colum McCann will give the rescheduled 2012 Annie Sonnenblick Lecture at Russell House at 8 p.m. tonight, April 3rd. McCann’s most recent book, Let The Great World Spin (2009), was described by Esquire as the first major post-9/11 novel. The … Continue reading

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Tomorrow, 8 p.m.: Panel with n+1 Editors

Don’t miss the first post-Spring-Break writing event (sponsored by SALD, Residential Life, and the College of Letters)! n+1 is a magazine of politics, literature, and culture based in Brooklyn. Editors Carla Blumenkranz, Dayna Tortorici, and Elizabeth Gumport will read a … Continue reading

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