Category: For Fun

Writing at Wesleyan on iTunes

If you’re still kicking yourself for missing Colum McCann this month — or Edwidge Danticat last year — then you’ll be happy to know about the Writing at Wesleyan podcast. On the iTunes U site, you can find scores of…

Writers at Wesleyan

Did you know: that Resident Writer Kit Reed has published over one hundred short stories? That George Saunders was a 2010 Visiting Writer? That Ann duCille has written numerous essays on the subject of “multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of…

Save the words

Did you know that the word scaevity means unluckiness? Most people just use words like “ill-fatedness” or “haplessness,” and as a result, “scaevity” has fallen into disuse. If we no longer talk about scaevity, it’s in danger of no longer…

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…