Author: fordfellow

The Shapiro Center for Writing at Wesleyan University is a hub for students to work on their academic writing. Whether you need a one-time appointment with a tutor before a paper is due, or you would really benefit from having someone to work with on a consistent basis throughout the semester, we have trained tutors willing to help!

From the Desk of an Aspiring Essayist

Ryan Sheldon ’13: We’ve got another anonymous participant, this time from the ranks of the Creative Writing concentration! Class year: 2014 Major: English (CW concentration) Favorite book: The Brothers Karamazov How do you identify as a writer? Do you think…

Ghost in the Machine

Ryan Sheldon ’13: This respondent requested to remain anonymous—I’ll simply say that he’s a prolific Wesleying veteran, the recipient of an Olin Fellowship, and a longtime music writer for Popmatters. Class year: 2013 Major: English and American Studies Favorite book:…

A Poet’s Take

This is the fourth installment of a series written for the Writing Blog by Ryan Sheldon ’13 Name: Glenn Stowell Class year: 2013 Major: Economics Favorite book: So Long, See You Tomorrow, by William Maxwell How do you identify as…