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WordTheatre at Chapman University Celebrated Authors’ Short Stories Brought to Life by Film and Television Celebrities & Chapman Students

September 22, 2016 by | News

WordTheatre’s fall series at Chapman University brings America’s finest short story writers to Orange for celebrity and student performances.On Monday, October 17, Hollywood actors (to be announced soon!)— will bring to life acclaimed short stories written by author Tim O’Brien. O’Brien is the author of The Things They Carried, a collection of short stories inspired

La Serata An Evening of Italian Conversation

September 22, 2016 by | News

You are invited to La Serata – an evening of Italian conversation on October 5, 2016, December 7, 2016, March 8, 2017, April 12, 2017 and May 10, 2017, 7 – 8 p.m. in Beckman Hall on the 4th Floor Patio. Join us and learn how to improve your language skills, learn about the Italian

Apocalypse Soon? With Dr. Bernd Fischer

September 22, 2016 by | News

Please join Wilkinson College and the Peace Studies Department on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 to hear The Honorable Dr. Bernd Fischer, Presidential Fellow in Peace Studies. He will discuss the state of world affairs and what impact it has on us. Dr. Fischer has been involved with Foreign Service and his career has included: German

Disaster Preparedness Academy Dr. Ann Gordon, Keynote Speaker

September 20, 2016 by | News

The American Red Cross is hosting their 32nd annual American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Academy at the Anaheim Convention Center on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – featuring our very own Wilkinson College Associate Dean, Ann Gordon. Dr. Gordon is Co-PI of the ongoing Chapman Survey of American Fears (CSAF), leading the team studying disasters and

Tabula Poetica: Oct. 6 Presents Alan Shapiro

September 13, 2016 by Mike Gravagno | News

The annual Tabula Poetica reading series continues on October 6th with poet, memoirist, and novelist Alan Shapiro. His most recent book is the collection of poems Life Pig.  The Boston-born poet has published numerous collections, and his book of poems Reel to Reel was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2012. He works in

WordTheatre at Chapman University Celebrated Authors’ Short Stories Brought to Life by Film and Television Celebrities & Chapman Students

August 29, 2016 by | News

WordTheatre’s fall series at Chapman University brings America’s finest short story writers to Orange for celebrity and student performances. On Monday, Sept. 19, Hollywood actors Jackson Rathbone (Twilight Films, Finding Carter, The Last Airbender) and Vanessa Lengies (Glee, Hawthorne, Lego Stars, Stick It) — will bring to life acclaimed short stories written by author Brian

Tabula Poetica Poetry Series: 2016 Kicking off with Cecilia Woloch, Sept. 15

August 29, 2016 by | News

Tabula Poetica’s Annual Poetry Reading Series kicks off on Thursday, September 15, 2016 with poet Cecilia Woloch. Woloch is a poet, writer, teacher, and traveler based in Los Angeles. She has published six collections of poems, most recently Earth from Two Sylvias Press and Carpathia from BOA Editions. Her second collection, Tsigan: The Gypsy Poem, was published in French translation

My Summer Before California Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, comic book author/illustrator

August 15, 2016 by Štěpánka Jislová | News

Here is the second blog posts from our first Scholar-in-Residence — Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, a comic book author/illustrator from Prague. Ms. Jislová will be joining us in October as part of the prestigious “Getting to Know Europe” grant that Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences was awarded from the European Union. We are